Curatorial Contexts: “Stations”
This event has ended. It was scheduled for 1/14/2022.
6-7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 14West Wing, Second Floor, Arctic Gallery
"Stations" is a large sculptural installation by musician-scientist Stuart Hyatt that maps land through sound and seismic data. The centerpiece sculpture incorporates a fully-equipped, 2000-pound environmental monitoring station on loan from the Incorporated Research Institutions for Seismology (IRIS) Consortium. The installation takes its name from the EarthScope Transportable Array, a dense network of 280 state-of-the-art seismic monitoring stations spread throughout Alaska and Western Canada.
Ryan Bierma, Deployment Coordinator & Field Operations Manager IRIS USArray Alaska Operations Center, joins the Anchorage Museum for a gallery walk-through and discussion of "Stations." Included with admission; limited capacity. Meet at the ConocoPhillips Arctic Gallery on the second floor.