Knight Arts Challenge: 2012 winners unveiled, include the Hacktory, 3D video mapping - Technical.ly Philly

Apr. 25, 2012 12:54 pm

Knight Arts Challenge: 2012 winners unveiled, include the Hacktory, 3D video mapping

More than $2.75 million was pledged to 35 organizations at the second annual Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia unveiling Monday, including a handful of technology-driven projects. See all the projects listed here. Watch video of the winners above. The funds range from $10,000 to a high of $400,000, which was dedicated to the Center City District […]

More than $2.75 million was pledged to 35 organizations at the second annual Knight Arts Challenge Philadelphia unveiling Monday, including a handful of technology-driven projects.

See all the projects listed here. Watch video of the winners above. The funds range from $10,000 to a high of $400,000, which was dedicated to the Center City District for art work on a renovated Dilworth Plaza adjacent to City Hall.

Some of the technology community examples:

  • Project: Little Berlin Fairgrounds
  • Recipient: Little Berlin
  • Award: $10,000
  • Project: Animated Architecture: 3D Video Mapping Projections on Historic Sites
  • Recipient: Sean Stoops
  • Award: $20,000
  • Project: Corps of Interactive Artist Teachers
  • Recipient: The Hacktory
  • Award: $40,000

The unveiling event was held at the Art Museum and featured remarks by Mayor Nutter.

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