Cooperative Phonograph

Posted by on Oct 18, 2013 in Public Art | No Comments

The Cooperative Phonograph uses forgotten 19th century audio technology in an all-new type of sculpted experience that is regarded as magic by the current generation of digital natives. Several different textured sound waves can be scraped- using a business card as the phonograph stylus. One person spins huge record disc to maintain the rotation frequency ...

University of Michigan Art & Design Faculty News

University of Michigan Art & Design Faculty News

Posted by on May 21, 2013 in News + Events, Public Art | No Comments

A&D NEWS May 13, 2013 Michael Flynn: Flint Public Art Fest   UM Stamps School Lecturer Michael Flynn‘s Cooperative Phonograph helped to activate an extended sense of community through cooperative play at The Flint Public Art Festival, May 3rd through 5th. The festival served as the inaugural opening of parkland reclaimed for public use from ...

May 3-5, Free City Public Art Festival, Flint

May 3-5, Free City Public Art Festival, Flint

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in News + Events, Public Art | No Comments

Fun Exhibits will be premiering a new inflatable dome as part of the Free City Public Art Festival, a three-day international public art festival that will take place in Flint, Michigan from May 3 to 5, 2013 in and around an abandoned, former Chevrolet manufacturing site known as Chevy-in-the-Hole.

Cooperative Phonograph

Cooperative Phonograph

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in Public Art | No Comments

Fun Exhibits will premiere a new interactive, public art piece for the Chelsea Art Walk that opens June 2013. The Interactive Phonograph will be on display in downtown Chelsea, Michigan for one year. http://youtu.be/fuT1dEnNBjM My cooperative phonograph uses forgotten 19th century mechanical-audio magic in a sculpted interactive experience. This all-metal phono-record sculpture is unique because ...