Prismatica to Glow in Scottsdale

Scottsdale Public Art and the City of Scottsdale partner to bring interactive artwork to Scottsdazzle

Scottsdale Public Art and the City of Scottsdale’s holiday celebration Scottsdazzle have partnered to bring the interactive artwork PRISMATICA to the Scottsdale Waterfront, Nov. 24, 2017 – Jan. 7, 2018.

Prismatica is a series of 25 kinetic, glowing prism sculptures that play bell music when rotated. Each prism is more than six feet tall and has panels covered with a dichroic film that reflects all the colors of the rainbow throughout the day and at night.

The Prismatica sculptures will be dispersed throughout the Scottsdale Waterfront as an added visual element during the events of Scottsdazzle. As members of the public gather for Scottsdale’s featured holiday events this season, they will be invited to walk among a gallery of kaleidoscopic prisms and spin them to create a performance of sound, color and light.

Prismatica was created by Toronto-based architecture and design firm RAW Design, and first exhibited at Luminothérapie, Montreal, Canada. The installation in currently owned by Partenariat du Quartier des spectacles, with current and future installations of Prismatica managed by Creos.


PRISMATICA

Nov. 24, 2017 – Jan. 7, 2018

Scottsdale Waterfront, 7150 E. Camelback Road, Scottsdale

For more information, visit scottsdalepublicart.org.

More in Culture

Recent Stories

A Fresh Take on Western Art

A Fresh Take on Western Art

Scottsdale’s Museum of the West features artworks from the celebrated Tia Collection

NiteFlite

NiteFlite

Scottsdale Active 20-30 Club hosts 2-day festivities

Shemer Honors Merrill Mahaffey

Shemer Honors Merrill Mahaffey

Evening celebrates successful Arizona artist

St. Joseph’s Inaugural Signature Event

St. Joseph’s Inaugural Signature Event

Valley’s longest-operating hospital raises funds for patient care, medical education, research

Back to Top