Want the chance to see your original moving-image artwork on 60+ screens in Times Square? Submit your original moving image artwork to the Midnight Moment open call by June 30.
Petra Cortright performs in front of a webcam using filters and editing techniques to draw out an endless, accordion-like flow of her movements — the first Midnight Moment created with and for the computer screen.
This abstract portrait uses manipulated footage of Times Square’s spectacular electronic billboards, looping back onto the displays from which it was generated.
A cheering crowd seems to revel in a carnivalesque Times Square — a continuous spectacle of entertainment, consumption, and nationalism.
As the camera travels down a subway platform in New York City, time appears to have slowed almost to a halt, memorializing commuters in the moment of the train’s arrival.