ArtHouses:LOCALwifi is an arts project that invites you to connect with a network of wifi hotspots, hosted by people living in Whitley Bay. Each hotspot presents a different artwork that you can see by going to the location and viewing it on your phone from the street. Just Download the LOCALwifi app and use the map to guide you to the ten LOCALwifi hotspots.
LOCALwifi Artists are:
How Does LOCALwifi work?
When you have downloaded it, go to Whitley Bay and use the map on the app to find the LOCALwifi hotspots. When you find one, connect your phone or tablet to the LOCAL wifi network, using your phone settings and press the yellow button in the app to view the artwork hosted on the LOCALwifi hotspot.
The video below shows how it works:
Who we are:
This year’s ArtHouses team are Sophie Buxton, Rob Smith and Dominic Smith. Software Development is by Alistair MacDonald and Rob Smith.Follow us @arthouseswb
ArtHouses:LOCALwifi is supported by Arts Council England National Lottery Funding, North Tyneside Council and Whitley Bay Big Local