New York Photonics blog posted a great article on the events in Rochester surrounding the International Year of Light celebration- here's a brief overview and link to the full article written by Tom Battley.
In 2014 NYPhotonics began working on (or instigating) a number of projects for the International Year of Light in Rochester. A broad view looks like this:
- Rochester Museum & Science Center IYOL2015 Advisory Committee
OPI Company Tours in May 2015
- Illuminations, a permanent exhibition of interactive OPI science demonstrations previewing now in the Patricia Hale Gallery at RMSC
- Cubes: A Visual Exploration of Possibility at the Rochester Contemporary
- A Street Light Festival (July 17 & 18)
- “..of Light” a commissioned piece of music for Jazz Ensemble by Dave Rivello, Assistant Professor of Jazz and Contemporary Media, Eastman School of Music. This piece will debut during two performances in Kilbourn Hall during the First Niagara Fringe Festival on Friday, September 18th.