I was eagerly anticipating on Feng Mengbo‘s installation, an interactive exhibition featuring a large-scale video game. Entitled Long March: Restart (2008), the viewer can play as a Red Army Communist soldier from China battling various enemies in a Super Mario Bros-like setting. As I was standing at the end of the room, I found it amusing watching everyone in the middle moving in circles as they watched the game being played, all while taking these “illegal” photos:
Proper installation shots can be viewed here.
At another exhibition at PS1 MOMA, The Talent Show, I was impressed by another interactive video installation – Peter Campus’ Shadow Projection (1974):
I’m way too lazy to give a synopsis of the exhibition itself so it’s best that you read it here.