Max/MSP software, projector, SMS mobile
Outdoor public interactive installation
8th Avenue Financial District
Video: Gallery Detail (1 minute)
In the recent recession, the world discovered that the stock market truly is emotional speculation - “consumer confidence” and “economic mood” were recurring phrases in financial reports. Derived from the nature and culture of Stephen Avenue and 2nd Street in Calgary, as well as the structure of the Scotiabank building exterior, Fortune Teller engages participants in a real-time stock “ticker” based on a compiled database and input from viewers' cell phones.