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San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles announce AIDS Quilt Interactive

2012 marks the 25th anniversary of The AIDS Memorial Quilt and 30 years of life with AIDS.

The San Jose Museum of Quilts and Textiles is proud and excited to announce that AIDS Quilt Interactive, will be on view as part of our 2nd International TECHstyle Art Biennial, August 7 – October 14, 2012. The AIDS Quilt Interactive is a 42-inch interactive touchscreen tabletop that allows users to search through and examine detailed individual images from the 1.3 million square feet of the AIDS Memorial Quilt. Conceived of and implemented by Anne Balsamo and Dale MacDonald (both hailing from USC’s Annenberg Innovation Lab) and Scott Minneman (from Onomy Labs, Inc.), the AIDS Quilt table utilizes a Microsoft PixelSense interactive display.

San Jose Museum of Quilts & Textiles
520 South First Street
San Jose, California 95113
Phone: 408.971.0323
Fax: 408.971.7226
Email: [email protected]

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