4Culture's e4c screens bring dynamic media art to an urban audience on the go. Located inside Pioneer Square's famed TK Building, adjacent to Gallery4Culture, and visible from the street and sidewalk on Prefontaine Place South, e4c features new works every month from media artists around the country.
ebb & flow
Multiple video files capturing the textures and colors or water in nature at various locations throughout Washington are layered to become a single composition inspired by stained-glass windows. As in nature, these microcosms combine to create a beautifully interdependent system. The footage used was collected at Neah Bay, 8mile Creek (North Cascades), Edmonds Bay, Puget Sound, Grand Coulee, Irrigation Canals (Yakima County), Hanford Reach (Columbia River near Tri-Cities), and Lake Crescent.
Without the ocean, there is no rain. Without rain, there are no streams. Without streams, there are no rivers. Without rivers, there would be no lakes and inland rain water could not return to the ocean.