By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter
RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – The art of video mapping involves projecting images onto objects, landscapes and buildings to turn their surfaces into dynamic video displays. Beginning on Monday, August 18th, Rio de Janeiro will host its first international video mapping festival, named the Rio Mapping Festival 2014.
Celebrating the innovative visual techniques of video projection mapping, the free festival will run through Sunday, August 24th and feature live performances from musicians and DJs, as well as, workshops, installations and numerous video jockeys (VJs), whose projections will creatively showcase architecture throughout the city.
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