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These Artists Made A Stunning Tribute To Prince

♬ Bathing in the purple rain ♬

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Since November, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, or LACMA, has played home to an immersive exhibition called the Rain Room.

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As people move around the room amid the continuously falling water, the downpour pauses whenever a human body is detected to keep them dry.

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Following the death of Prince on Thursday, the artists behind the installation, the Random International collective, asked the museum to turn the rain purple.

Dear @LACMA please make the rain purple tomorrow. RIP Prince

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The museum was more than happy to oblige.

Dear @rAndomHQ, it's your call—you created #RainRoom after all. Tomorrow, LACMA will have #PurpleRain in memory of Prince 💜☔️

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The slow-motion videos were even more incredible.

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David Mack is a reporter and weekend editor for BuzzFeed News in New York.

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