Did you know that Fairgrounds St. Pete actively blends art and technology to create a more immersive experience? Tech Tuesday is a day to showcase the new and innovative technology concepts utilized at Fairgrounds St. Pete.
Josh Campbell designed Pepe’s Plight to accurately reflect the motion of the ocean. Each wave was laser cut from wood and then hand painted. He constructed multiple moving elements and 3D printed every gear. The entire diorama is powered by a single motor, and the addition of LED lighting and creative coding achieved a stormy forecast.