Cloud of Whiteness

Interactive Sculpture, Environment & Performance Space Concept, Design & Direction by Megan Young Performance by Gregory King & Leila Khoury Exhibition History: SPACES Gallery, First 100+ Days Media Mentions: CAN Journal Plain Dealer This interactive environment and performance piece replicates our political climate. As the socio-historical construct of whiteness impedes rational governance, social justice can […]

Space for Myself

Direction by Megan Young Collaborative Choreography with Emily Thompson Cinematography & Editing by Megan Young This feedback system features a physical-digital partnering between solo body and projected digital media. It responds to identity politics and the increasing decentralization of self into virtual platforms. The work draws its generative design methodology from the real life layering […]

Unsuccessful Wrestling

Interactive Installation Concept & Design by Megan Young Project Support by Evan Prunty Commissioned by Citizen University, Joy of Voting Media Mentions: Returning the Joy to Voting, The Atlantic Akron Works to Bring Joy to Voting, NPR Weekend Edition   The digital installation pairs two viewer/participants as opponents in virtual space. They engage one another […]

Breakwall

Installation, Interactive Sound Art, and Activated Performance Direction & Design by Megan Young Interactive Sound Design & Programming by Megan Young With Technical Support by Leo Selvaggio The Breakwall project includes several iterations of participatory, open sourced movement and ensemble sound art with the body as instrument. It is an intriguing sonic landscape and alternative […]

Watching Brief

Immersive/Responsive Installation Design & Development by Megan Young With Collaborators: Allison Anich, Angela Luem, Caitlin Rafferty, and Kelly Skala Interactive Design Support by Leo Selvaggio Watching Brief exposes then excavates physical and mental boundaries, contexts and movement artifacts. Proximity, contact, and conversation become triggers for interactive vignettes. Press: PREVIEW OF WATCHING BRIEF REVIEW OF WATCHING […]

‘To Be Two’

Direction by Megan Young With Performers Rebecca Burcher, Julia Smith, Emily Thompson Misty Luminais, Dramaturge Sound Design, Megan Young An immersive movement experience constructed by audience with performers, ‘To Be Two’ considers the tenuous space between where embodiment ends and all others begin. It mirrors the messy and muddled construction of self in real life […]