Digital Encounter

Public installation at Shenzhen “Silicon Valley of China.” In celebration of the 40th anniversary of the establishment of the Futian District Government and the Huaqiangbei international cultural industry fair.

Located in the center of Huaqiang Allan Banford’s “digital encounter” Installation features his algorithm Digitalism which creates  20 million pixels sequences based on any typo or number character combination, shown in a 3x3x3 cubic meter LED panels right in front of the SEG Building, a historical city landmark.

The on-site digital imagery and live electronic music culminated in a phenomenal sensory feast. It also spoke directly to the turbulent history of the street and the young city which came into existence and made a name in the world only since 1979.

Allan Banford