Looking Down: Mockups

The hundreds of aerial photos taken by the helium balloon camera will be laid on top of a typical satellite image of Penland’s and NC Museum of Art’s campuses. … In prep for this, quick mockups have been made to determine the final size of the works, how much detail will be visible and whether  viewers can get close to inspect the small details.  Penland’s main campus can be cropped to a traditional rectangle, 12′ x 9′, that fits well in the gallery lobby where it will be exhibited.  NC Museum of Art’s work can be much larger, 16′ x 8′, and the pattern of image swaths echoes how satellites actually move across the landscape gathering data.