Rainworks: Water-Activated Street Art & Games in Rainy Seattle

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Rainworks tend to be items of street art that just appear whenever wet, featuring messages, pictures and interactive games that work great for a city infamous because of its frequent precipitation. The concept, to some extent, should motivate individuals enjoy the rain, and encourage those that head out and play inside gathering drizzle.

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Peregrine Church produces these works which, while short-term, will last for months before degrading – the water-repellent sprays made use of tend to be eco-friendly and can biodegrade once the designs fundamentally dissolve.

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Neverwet and its analogs are not exactly new materials, nor is the concept of using it to stenciled graffiti art book, however the selection of Church’s work is powerful, as it is his targeting of their brings about different communities in a oft-soaked city, from U District to Ballard and past. A few of the vignettes are simply playful pictures, or geek and gaming sources, while some carry liquid usage-related communications.

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Certainly, this seems the most wonderful group of urban configurations – while Seattle features frequent rains it hardly ever features downpours, meaning the floor is usually damp but the climate rarely so very bad that it is difficult to head out and encounter it.

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