2012 Exhibition

For two electrifying nights in 2012, DLECTRICITY brought thousands of people into Midtown Detroit to experience 35 projects by local, national and international artists. 25 of those projects were selected from an open call.

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Space Monkey Detroit

35. Space Monkey Detroit

Space Monkey is the traveling projection art project by Dawn of Man, made famous by the article in the New York Times about outdoor projection mapping, “When Skyscrapers Are Your Screen.” Space Monkey has been known to appear unannounced all over his hometown of New York City, as well as a growing number of cities around the country, inciting dance parties and good times wherever he goes. For Dlectricity, Dawn Of Man will collaborating with Space Monkey to create a brand new “Space Monkey Detroit” themed installation, to demonstrate our collective fascination with and love for “Motor City”.

Artist Credit

Dawn of Man

Dawn of Man

Dawn Of Man is a New York City based company, directing and producing works of new media, live projection mapping, cinema, video art, and audio production. The byproduct of eons and eons of natural selection and adaptation, Dawn Of Man has found its niche creating unique experiences that employ new ideas and technology while remaining firmly rooted in the ancient human love for storytelling. Projection work by Dawn Of Man has been commissioned by the Museum of Modern Art, Calvin Klein, Barney’s New York, Sony Playstation, LiveNation, Huffington Post, amfAR, Shutterstock, the Brooklyn Arts Council, and Morgans Group Hotels, among others.