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Infinite Light brought dance media art to the Water Stages of Xi'an, China's 2011 Horticultural Expo. Now you can help take it global! Read more

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Infinite Light brought dance media art to the Water Stages of Xi'an, China's 2011 Horticultural Expo. Now you can help take it global!

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About this project

In the Spring of 2011, Infinite Light flew to China to create
dance/media art for the Xi'an Horticultural Exposition.  Brooke
Broussard brought four dancers and video artist Benton-C Bainbridge
from America to Shanghai to embody the Expo's themes in choreographed
"flowers," "trees" and even a "Big Bang" made from dance and video.
The dancers were filmed in a green screen TV studio, capturing
Brooke's movement scores from all angles.  Benton then edited together
the dances and added analog and programmed FX to transform the girls
into floral and cosmic explosions. The work is playing across multiple
massive screens in (and made of!) water to 3000 people a night through
October 22, 2011.

While the work has been seen by over 300,000 people in China, we want
to make a version so that you all can see it without traveling Xi'an.

With your help and support we can make a version of this work that can
be seen in New York and around the world.

By contributing, you will be helping us to create a Limited Edition
"single-channel" version.  All of the video has been shot, and much of
the "post" has been completed (editing and image processing); the
final compositing and editing will bring the dancers together on one
screen, moving to a lush new score.

Your contribution will help us pay for:

• Expenses (from high-tech rentals to travel and office costs, food
for our hard working and hungry interns!)

• Premiere Event costs (promotion, presentation equipment, catering)

• Artist Fees

• The cost of this Kickstarter campaign (including our limited edition
and hand-picked Rewards)

Thanks so much for your support!

The Artists

  • Dancers: Kana Kimura, Hayley Jones, Ruby MacDougall, & Chelsea Retzloff, Brooke Broussard
  • Video Artist/Technical Director: Benton-C Bainbridge
  • Musical Composition: Ben Bromley
  • Artistic Direction: Brooke Broussard

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    A special surprise to be announced later in the campaign.

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    15 backers Limited (54 left of 69)

    Chinese Charms specially picked for you from Xi'an China

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    A 1 minute video of Chinese Cultural adventures, digital media file.
    Condensed from 4-5 hours of video shot by Brooke in about 9 months total in China.

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    8 backers Limited (4 left of 12)

    Archival Digital Print from The Flower Fractals section of "Infinite Light Limited Edition"
    Edition of 12 + 2 AP. Approximately 16"x9", unframed.

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    "Planetoid Bx (#11)" Archival Digital Print by Benton-C Bainbridge.
    Edition of 1+1 AP. 20.5" x 12.5" unframed.

    http://www.digitalarti.com/en/image/planetoid_bx_11

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    1 backer Limited (11 left of 12)

    Your own HD Blu- Ray disk of "Infinite Light LImited Edition" with music composed by Ben Bromley. Edition of 17 + 3 AP, signed

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    "1 Sec" Lenticular Print by Benton-C Bainbridge and Jeff Carpenter.
    Edition of 12 + 2 AP. 28" x 26" unframed.

    This is a hi-res "Winky" made from one second of video. The factory was closed after the printing of this series. http://www.digitalarti.com/en/image/1_sec_lenticular_print_by_benton_c_bainbridge_and_jeff_carpenter

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