39 events and 18 articles for exhibition

A long hall. A black hole. A timeless space opens, unlike any seen before. Long black curtains line the room evoking the boundlessness of infinity—are they the beginning or the end of what’s visible? Spheres of light orbit overhead, celestial bodies almost within reach. Below, glassy concrete creates the illusion of floating in the atmosphere. A giant mirror catches and reflects every wave of light in a visual echo loop. Welcome to the...
From thunderstorm rumblings to dance floor energy; most of us have likely experienced some physical or emotional effects of sound. It's no wonder, then, that artists around the world have been playing with sound to create soundscapes, immersive works, and even shared meditation experiences. Within Phi's virtual reality exhibition Echo: The Sound of  Space, experiences like Eliza McNitt's Spheres trilogy—Chorus of the Cosmos, Songs of...
Éreintante, la période des fêtes? Et si on renversait la vapeur, le temps d’une évasion culturelle? Pour soi ou pour glisser sous le sapin, voici quelques activités qui promettent de nous imprégner de douceur, de poésie et de beauté. Passagers La Tohu Les 7 Doigts nous enchantent de nouveau avec Passagers, une ode au voyage et à la beauté des chassés-croisés humains. Dans ce billet de train aller-simple, des étrangers se...
Sept.25Feb.32019

Only a week left to experience a virtual reality exhibition portraying the contemporary world through the universe's timeless vibrations.

Aug.24Sept.22018

A selection of immersive works presented by British Council and Sheffield Doc/Fest

Mar.27Aug.122018

Discover the universe at a non-human scale and live immersive experiences inspired by space travel, climate change, and mass migration.

We spoke with David Lobser, the NYC-based artist, animator and “creative coder” behind Flock, a shared, location-based, social VR experience that allows participants to shed their human identities and live as birds. This multiperson VR experience is produced by Object Normal, with support from NYU/MRL, and is currently featured as part of Lucid Realities exhibition. You are actively involved in the setup of Flock, so is that how you...
With facial recognition software, RIOT (prototype) reads your emotions, which in turn affect its storyline. We spoke with London-based multidisciplinary immersive filmmaker Karen Palmer, who created the installation in partnership with the National Theatre's Immersive Storytelling Studio and Brunel University London, about using what you learn in these experiences to help “navigate through fear” in everyday life. How do you approach the...
With technologies including multiperson virtual reality, facial recognition, and stereoscopic 360 video, we thought some of Lucid Realities’ visitors might want to better understand what it is they’re experiencing as they make their way through the exhibition. To accompany its works, we offer you this Lucid Realities glossary as an accessible point of reference, if desired, to support your personal dialogue with the exhibition. 1-...
July18Dec.162017

The third instalment of the Sensory Stories immersive exhibition, curated by Phi and Future of StoryTelling (FoST).

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