aluminized Mylar sailcloth, steel, plywood, steam fittings and temperature gauge, inflatables, LED lighting, insulation
324 x 30 x 30 inches
Commissioned by Gastown Business Improvement Society, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Jennifer Newsom and Tom Carruthers of Dream The Combine (artists); Clayton Binkley of ARUP Seattle (engineering); Shane Blackmon of BC Mechanical (steam fitting); Creative Energy (steam supplier); Elia Kirby of Great Northern Way Scene Shop (fabrication and installation); Dan Elliott of Feathercraft (fabrication); Jason Fanjoy of Evolution Sails (fabrication); Andrew Latreille (photography); Jevan Crittenden and Nate Slaco of Odette Visual (videography).
MAKE IT RAIN
Vancouver, BC, Canada. Exhibited December 3, 2014 - January 12, 2015. Commissioned by the Gastown Improvement Society. Funded on Kickstarter.
Project Text coming soon, but we wanted to say a huge THANK YOU to those who contributed to and supported this project. They are:
Clayton Binkley @ ARUP Seattle, Shane Blackmon @ BC Mechanical, Elia Kirby @ Great Northern Way Scene Shop, Dan Elliott @ Feathercraft, Jason Fanjoy @ Evolution Sails, Andrew Latreille, Tom Davis and Dennis LeFeaux @ North Sails, Mark Nilson @ Sabic Innovative Plastics, Thomas Olk @ Sign-o-rama, Theunis Snyder @ Basic Design, Desiree @ Triumph Traffic, Ryan Edson @ Lumenstar Lighting, Koffman Kalef Business Lawyers, Murrick Insurance Services, Garret @ American Fabricators, Jevan Crittenden & Nate Slaco @ Odette, Dallas Luther & Derek Gaw @ MakerLabs, City of Vancouver, Creative Energy, and the Gastown Business Improvement Society.
To all of our generous Kickstarter supporters: we are so grateful for and humbled by your enthusiasm and encouragement! Bobbie, Darius Somers, Namwali Serpell, Quinnie Tan & Max Wagner, Mette Tommerup & Robert Chambers, Steve & Graham, Kristin Armstrong, Everyday Social Lab, Bart + Karolina, Kathleen A. Scanlon, Stella Boyland, Mandy Hansen, Eric James, Bart & Janet McRoberts, David Egan, Jeremy & Elaine Klaperman, Larry Hnetka, Elizabeth Weiss-Lasater, Marissa and Ryan, ag, Victoria Kaplan, Gavin Briedis, P. James-Goodenow, Braden Parker, Samantha Scholefield, James B. Warren, Miles & Liz Lasater, Alex Binkley, Roland Tanglao, Ursula von Rydingsvard, Norman Jaffe, Ian Robertson, Robyn Petrik, Kristie Y., Herbert Chan, and a few others who haven't yet let us know how they'd like to be thanked!