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2nd Wednesdays was an evening art program that ran from 2000-2003 on the second Wednesday of each month. During these evening events, the Exploratorium invited local artists to showcase their work. It was interdisciplinary in nature, and included film and video, performance, installation, media and web-based art, and photography. Staff curators and curators invited from the community curated the events.

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2nd Wednesdays:  Chain Reaction (Webcast)
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Ever see a burning udder? Or a cement block crush a fax machine? Mechanical artistry takes new forms of whimsy as noted MIT sculptor/inventor Arthur Ganson creates tense moments of anticipation in Chain Reaction.

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Date: April 11, 2001
Format: Demonstration / Activity
Category: Everyday Science
Subject(s): Arts, Physics

Keywords: transference of energy, rube goldberg, tinkering, domino effect, kinetic sculpture, dynamic architecture, catalytic agents,

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