BLOSSOM INTERACTIVE

BLOSSOM INTERACTIVE

is an interactive sculpture connected to social media to raise awareness for hunger issues in Philadelphia. We have partnered with local non-profits: Philabundance, Coalition Against Hunger, Broad Street Ministry, and the Food Trust. So stop by, take a photo, and #feedblossom!!

Blossom

WHAT

This project is an interactive sculpture to increase awareness about food security in and around Philadelphia. The 6 ft tall blossom sculpture, constructed in 2016, will be installed in front of Bok High School. It will respond to Instagram and Twitter posts both physically and digitally. We are highlighting the work being done locally by our nonprofit partners:
Broad Street Ministry, Philabundance, Coalition Against Hunger, and The Food Trust.

Blossom

WHERE

The sculpture will be installed Sep 01 - 30, 2017 in front of Bok High School, at 9th and Mifflin.
People will be outside tabling every Sat in Sep from 12p to 2p - come by and say hi!

Blossom

TEAM

Jono

JONO SANDERS

Engineering and Hardware Lead

Masters of Science in Engineering of Integrated Product Design, 2017

Phil

PHILLIP CHANG

Design and Fabrication Lead

Masters of Integrated Product Design, 2017

Sarai

SARAI WILLIAM

Communications and PR Lead

Dual Masters of Landscape Architecture and City + Regional Planning, 2017

ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

This project wouldn't have been possible without a Social Impact Grant in 2016 from PennDesign's

PennPraxis

Non Profit Partners

Philabundance
Broad St Ministry
Coalition
Food Trust
Blossom Interactive 2017, Contact us: @BlossomInteract IG:BlossomInteractive