Interactive Windows Displayed at Port Authority Bus Terminal in Times Square for the Holidays
NEW YORK, NY (December 19, 2019) – Coolture Impact, the largest interactive public cultural platform in New York City located at the Port Authority Bus Terminal (PABT) in Times Square, presents “A Holiday Dream: The Wonder Of It All.” The interactive art project, which is sponsored by Foxwoods Resort Casino, is open now through January 6th.
Embark on a magical journey at Coolture Impact Windows, one that will transport you to Foxwoods Resort Casino to enjoy its beautiful Connecticut landscapes. By moving, dancing, waving, or pointing, you will travel to your own spectacular holiday world, dressed up with holiday decorations, wonderful presents and snowy landscapes. Shake the snow globes to make your holiday dreams come true through the interactive windows, where you can create swirls of colorful snow, zipline across the Connecticut countryside, light fireworks, or get inside the snow globes and have your picture featured on the billboards in Times Square – all at the touch of your fingertips!
This interactive art piece is sponsored by Foxwoods Resort Casino, the Northeast’s premier resort destination. With seven casinos, four hotels, 35+ dining experiences and countless activities throughout the 9 million square foot resort, Foxwoods truly has something for everyone.
“A Holiday Dream: The Wonder of it All” was created by the talented filmmakers and video artists Laia Cabrera and Isabelle Duverger of Laia Cabrera & Co., interactivity system designers Lorne Covington and Bill Saiff of NoirFlux and immersive experience developer Karin Parikh of Green Rain Studios.
All cultural and artistic activities produced by Coolture Impact strive to emphasize plurality, expression and opinion, in line with America’s own diversity in language, creativity in the arts and unique cultural heritage. For more information, please visit www.cooltureimpact.com.
About Coolture Impact
Coolture Impact is a sponsor-supported non-profit public art platform. It provides organizations and corporations a unique opportunity to promote their brands and CSR reach by supporting a social-based emerging art form. It creates a new paradigm in storytelling, where art is taken to the streets in digital form and is activated by the audience. It can be experienced 24/7 along the northern exterior of the PABT at W42nd St & 8th Ave in Manhattan’s Times Square area, and it boasts the largest interactive screen in NY—a 72-foot, 5.5 million Pixel, LED display provided by PLANAR SYSTEMS, INC, with STEREOLABS motion sensor cameras.
About Foxwoods Resort Casino
As the largest resort casino in North America, Foxwoods Resort Casino offers guests a premier destination resort experience throughout its seven world-class casinos; AAA Four-Diamond hotels featuring over 2,200 rooms; dining options for all tastes; luxurious spas; award-winning golf; state-of-the-art theaters; Tanger Outlet Mall; conference space for groups of all sizes; and free online casino games at FoxwoodsONLINE.com. There is always something new at Foxwoods, most recently the arrival of Foxwoods Extreme Adventures. Adventure knows no limit as guests can zipline or race around on a European-style indoor karting track. Foxwoods Resort Casino truly is The Wonder Of It All, providing a personalized and exciting escape for everyone. Foxwoods, opened in 1992, is owned and operated by the Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation. For a detailed look at Foxwoods Resort Casino and Mashantucket Pequot Tribal Nation visit Foxwoods.com.