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  • Sticky was honored by the 2013 Bike Commute Challenge, tying for first place in the small business category. For the annual Challenge, workplaces across Oregon compete by riding bikes to work for the month of September, helping to reduce pollution and fuel usage, while giving employees a little extra exercise.

    This year, Sticky’s cyclists turned in a perfect score, with every employee riding to work for every commute, all month long. Not even the wettest September in Portland history could slow them down. (Thanks for the 4.38 inches, Typhoon Pabuk.)

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  • window

    If you’ve walked past the studio lately, you probably couldn’t help but notice our brand new interactive signage. When people walk by the front window, their movement triggers the opening of six sets of curtains to reveal “STICKY,” spelled out in beautiful, custom ceramic letters, courtesy of our neighbors Mudshark Studios.

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  • Firewall

    An interactive media installation created in collaboration with Mike Allison. A stretched sheet of spandex acts as a membrane interface sensitive to depth that people can push into and create fire-like visuals and expressively play music.

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  • Water Light Graffiti by Antonin Fourneau, created in the Digitalarti Artlab

    The "Water Light Graffiti" is a surface made of thousands of LED illuminated by the contact of water. You can use a paintbrush, a water atomizer, your fingers or anything damp to sketch a brightness message or just to draw. Water Light Graffiti is a wall for ephemeral messages in the urban space without deterioration. A wall to communicate and share magically in the city.

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    With "FINE SOUND keine medienkunst" Weisses Haus presents soundspaces, sound installations and sound sculptures. Soundproduction from soundabsence, patterns of tones and repetitive notes, sequences and interferences of noises to musical structures. Each object, defining a standalone soundspace that has to enter into a dialog with the architectural situation and has to deal with the presence of other soundspaces. Feb 20th to March 30th, 2013.

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