In October 2010, a version of the Border Art Memorial project was included in the historic We AR in MoMA augmented reality intervention at New York’s Museum of Modern Art.
Video by Mark Skwarek.
This is a video taken from the ground floor of MoMA’s garden.
The New York Times: Is That a Dagger I See?
“Just the other day, my iPhone showed me an exhibition at the Museum of Modern Art that most people around me didn’t know was there. Looking at the galleries through the phone’s camera, I saw a chunk of the Berlin Wall floating before me. There were faces suspended in midair in the museum’s immense atrium. Over the sculpture garden hovered a path through the desert along which illegal immigrants often die.”
Eduardo Porter, Read More.
Perhaps even more significantly, two other major reviews of new media art in the New York Times, “The Home Video Rises to Museum Grade” and “A Show Is All Cyber, Some of the Time,” as well as, “Augmented Reality: AR uninvited at MOMA NYC,” from WIRED.