Spatial Reality: Artists Explore the Future of XR (Pasadena, California)

XR—a spectrum of ‘extended’ reality that includes virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)—three-dimensionalizes the virtual world. After a half-century of computing in 2D, we are suddenly adding in the full expression of our bodies and our understanding of space.

Featuring over 25 artist works.

October 12-28, 2018

39 E. Walnut St.
Pasadena, CA 91103

VR_I – A Dance Piece in Virtual Reality

VR_I SUNDANCE FESTIVAL 2018 official selection from Cie Gilles Jobin on Vimeo.

Five spectators equipped with virtual reality headsets move freely inside a large virtual space for a contemplative journey that questions our perception of reality. Blending art with technology, VR_I results from the encounter between Swiss choreographer Gilles Jobin and the founders of Artanim, Caecilia Charbonnier and Sylvain Chagué.

Vivid Sydney: How Lunar Park’s face will change 27,000 times

THE face of Sydney’s iconic Lunar Park is expected to change about 27,000 times during the next 23 nights as part of an unprecedented collaboration between the Opera House and Samsung Mobile Australia.

More than 85,000 people are expected to line up from 6pm each night for the chance to have their augmented reality emoji created using a Galaxy S9 phone at the display and then beamed onto the face of Luna Park.