Antarctica - while you were sleeping
Antarctica - while you were sleeping is an encompassing international installation celebrating the pristine scenery of Antarctica.
The work is a cinematic collision of nature and architecture, wherein Michael’s majestic imagery of Antarctic icebergs are projection-mapped onto significant buildings across the globe.
The world premier of Antarctica - while you were sleeping saw over 20,000 visitors surround Auckland’s historic War Memorial Museum.
A 1:1 scale iceberg was projected onto the entire exterior of the Auckland Museum (8,800 m2 surface area).
As with previous projects, Michael has collaborated with numerous composers, creatives and technicians from around the world in his dynamic recreations of exquisite Antarctic landscapes.
A podcast on the trip and installation by Radio New Zealand can be listened too here.