Own a Part of The Wabash Lights
With your help we will expand the project by hundreds of feet in the near future!
Add your name to a light or pixel in the full Wabash Lights installation.
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Help us bring this interactive light art sculpture to the Loop.
The Wabash Lights is a site-specific light installation on the underside of the Wabash Avenue elevated train tracks in Chicago’s loop that will transform an iconic piece of Chicago infrastructure into a canvas for a dynamic, interactive experience, serving as a catalyst for a re-energized Wabash Avenue.
- Safer, better-lit downtown
- Create a piece of art that unites the city
- Connects Millennium Park, Theater District, and the Riverwalk
- Boost existing and attract new businesses
- Raise the profile of Wabash and the loop
- Put Chicago back in the global spotlight for public art
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The Wabash Lights In the News
We're two normal guys with one big idea.
Jack C. Newell is an award winning filmmaker, commercial director, and public art enthusiast. He is the writer, producer, and director of films that have screened across the United States and abroad. His ability to use light and color to tell stories and illicit emotion from the audience is at the heart of his work in both film and in the public space. [Click for more...]
Seth Unger is a design and creative strategist, media guru, and brand consultant. He currently works for Herman Miller's global marketing team as the audience lead for Architecture and Design. Seth's collaborations have helped facilitate, design, and implement brand, workplace, and creative strategy across diverse areas of focus. [Click for more...]