Swarm

Submitted by Tim Prentice

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Client: FX Fowle, Architects

Location: New York, NY, United States

Completion date: 2010

Artwork budget: $300,000

Project Team

Artist

David Colbert

Prentice Colbert, Inc

Architect

Bruce Fowle

FX Collaborative

Artist

Tim Prentice

Prentice Colbert, Inc

Overview

11 Times Square, 42nd St & Eighth Ave, NY, NY. Aluminum, Stainless steel. 15’x100’x 30’. Over a thousand square plates of reflective aluminum float overhead and respond to the slightest air currents in the entrance lobby of a Manhattan office building. Angled plates reflect a variety of light sources in the space.

Goals

Activate the space