Bus Obscura

Bus Obscura by Simon Lee was jointly commissioned by University of Hertfordshire Galleries and Diversity Art Forum in 2006.

Simon Lee is an American artist who had exhibitions at The Whitney Museum of Art,Brooklyn Museum of Art, The Centre for Freudian Analysis and Research in London and The Armory Show in New York.

Against a black projection Simon Lee's multiple aperature camera obscura creates a 360 degree animated panorama. The converted Hertfordshire bus carried passagners around St. Albans, North and East London. Diversity Art Forum enabled University of East London and Byam Shaw School of Art students to become involved in this project.