Mistery Machine - CODAworx

Mistery Machine

Client: City of Somerville's Office of Sustainability & Environment

Location: Somerville, MA, United States

Completion date: 2021

Project Team

Artist Duo


Video Art

Allison Tanenhaus

Concepting + Engineering

Ben K. Foley


A two-night public art event for community heat mediation in the face of climate change at two public outdoor spaces: Groundwork Somerville (August 20, 2021) and Chuckie Harris Park (August 29, 2021). Featuring 3D video art (Ben K. Foley and Allison Tanenhaus) electronic music (The Square Root of Negative Two [Robin Amos and Blaik Ripton], and Doug Bielmeier), all by local creatives. Also one half of Somerville Synth Crawl!


Sponsored by Keep Cool Somerville, a mini grant program by the City's Office of Sustainability & Environment, supported by a grant from the MAPC (Metropolitan Area Planning Council) Accelerating Climate Resiliency Grant Program.