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Visual Art

Video: Shadow Monsters At The Museum Of Fine Arts, Houston

Don’t be scared of this immersive video installation made for kids and grown-up kids.

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New York-based British artist Philip Worthington talks about his interactive installation Shadow Monsters, a kind of digital version of shadow puppetry. Cameras, light boxes, and vision-recognition software augment museum goers’ silhouettes with wild hair, teeth, spikes, and other playful monstrosities. The immersive work will be on view through September 20 at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston‘s Cullinan Hall.

Also: Watch a livestream of the installation here: livestream.com/shadowmonsters/mfah

Photos by Troy Schulze.

Troy Schulze

Troy Schulze

Producer, Houston Matters

Troy Schulze is a producer for Houston Matters. He also produces the podcast Party Politics and the digital video series Skyline Sessions. Schulze has been working as a writer and producer in digital media for over 20 years. He has received three Emmy nominations for his work on the TV...

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