Tom Sawyer Paint Sprayer Jet Pack

Tom Sawyer Paint Sprayer Jet Pack

What if Mark Twain lived today and knew about all of our modern technology and appliances – how would of his stories changed? What if Tom Sawyer had a hi-tech paint sprayer to white wash his aunt’s fence – what would that look like and how would the arc of Continue reading

Steampunkinetics

Steampunkinetics

What if Steampunk’s collaboration and creative problem solving core tenants could be used as Art Therapy for Kids with Autism? In partnership with UMASS Lowell’s Professor Ashley Hillier — ModVic developed a 9 week Steampunk Rube Goldberg House Educational Program. 15 autistic students, boys and girls aged from 13 to Continue reading

Humachines: Reimagining Resilience

Humachines: Reimagining Resilience

Steampunk Springfield: Re-Imagining an Industrial City was the first City-Wide Steampunk event including other community partners as the CityStage Theater, Springfield Symphony Orchestra, UMASS Amherst, Springfield Tech Community College, Futurescape Springfield, Develop Springfield, Springfield Armory and the Central Library. This collaborative city-wide celebration embraces the Steampunk philosophy to re-imagine the Continue reading

Steampunk Armillary – Celeste

Steampunk Armillary – Celeste

What do you get when you combine Science, Technology, Engineering, ART and Math in a 25 foot high functioning outdoor sculpture? Meet Celeste, a 6,000 lb. animated Armillary that now welcomes guests to The Hotel Marlowe in Cambridge, MA. On September 24, 2015, ModVic and Salmon Studios unveiled their latest creation, a Continue reading