When artistic studio SOSO was tapped to design a shock and delight second in a newly revived constructing, they dreamed up Want Fountain. Impressed by San Diego’s pure ocean atmosphere, the interactive artwork set up mimics a wishing nicely and the floor of its water as soon as a coin is tossed in. For guests to work together with Want Fountain, all they should do is ship a textual content message to a posted telephone quantity – it may be a picture or phrases – answering a immediate that’s displayed on close by screens.
Every want is stored a secret, because of a cloud server that pulls from on-line visible sources to decipher the content material of every message. The needs are then reworked into a colourful gentle present that travels throughout a rippled spherical bench and over wall-mounted screens. Want Fountain is seen to all entrances and ranges of the constructing, giving viewers the possibility to impression their atmosphere.
To be taught extra about Want Fountain, go to sosolimited.com.
Pictures by Ty Cole.