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“OnBoard”, a public project on a LED electronic sign, is concerned in equal measure with public address and poetic turns of language and meaning. 2003

OnBoard is an unusual collaboration between the Department of Art Studio, University of California Santa Barbara, and the UCSB Department of Transportation and Parking Services. Artists from the ranks of art faculty, students and staff, exhibit text based art projects on a continuously running LED electronic sign positioned at a central campus location. Curated by Laurel Beckman, and with artists’ projects by Beckman, Megan Adie, Joanthan Cecil, Katrina McHugh, Eli Neugeboren, Ethan Kaplan, Sophia Beauvy, Lawrence Gipe and Allison Barnes, Jill Kingdon, Colin Shirek, McLain King, Pam Cash, Jonathan Gerken, Ryan Miller, and Joel Sherman.