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by John JH Phillips

Saturday, June 30, 8:00pm – midnight;
Rain date: July 1

One night only! Night Ferry is a large-scale interactive sound and video art installation created by John JH Phillips in the new Schuylkill Banks Crescent Park. Multiple video projectors will animate a maze of translucent screens through which visitors can interact with images created in real time by Philadelphia video artists JJH Phillips, Dejha Ti, Derek Scull, Andrew Zahn. Music by Tim Motzer. Dance with your shadow, dissolve into color, enjoy the park!

Credits: Lead Artist: John JH Phillips, with Dejha Ti, Derek Scull, and Andrew Zahn. Music: Tim Motzer. Technical Consultation by: VJ KEVLAR (; Partner Organizations: Schuylkill River Development Corporation, Philadelphia Authority for Industrial Development, City of Philadelphia Department of Parks and Recreation.

Schuylkill Banks Crescent Park
34th Street Access Point
Philadelphia, PA 19146

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This FREE event takes place near the 34th Street Access Point of Crescent Park. Enter on foot from South 34th Street Bridge north of Grays Ferry Avenue. Or park near the Wharton Street Access Point (at Schuylkill Avenue and Wharton Street) and walk or take free pedicabs to the installation. Some parking available at the baseball field at Schuylkill & Reed Sts. For more information please email: or call 267.603.1648

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