Project Description

ArtReach commissioned international artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer to create Under Scan, the world’s largest interactive video installation, and produced the work in Trafalgar Square in 2008.

In 2005 ArtReach was contracted by East Midlands Development Agency to recruit a major artist and commission a new high impact work that would celebrate emerging Cultural Quarters across the region. ArtReach commissioned Under Scan, a £1,000,000 project developed by Mexican-Canadian artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer. The work was produced by ArtReach in high profile public space in Derby, Leicester, Lincoln, Northampton and Nottingham prior to a ten night presentation in Trafalgar Square in 2008. ArtReach worked in partnership with the National Gallery, tate Modern, the ICA, the Science Museum, the Mexicam Embassy, Quebec Govt office and the Canadian High Commission.