13 events and 12 articles for virtualreality

Nov.23Mar.182017

Discover some of the best works from both here and abroad in this special animation series.

Oct.15Nov.122016

A virtual reality exhibition by the visionary artist Björk

Sept.1Nov.202016

The Nomads trilogy by Felix & Paul Studios

The DHC/ART Education team collaborated with the Phi Centre on a series inspired by the exhibition Embodied Narrative: Sensory Stories of the Digital Age.  In my work as an educator at DHC/ART, I regularly co-inhabit exhibition spaces with security guards and gallery attendants. In our own ways, we all mediate visitors’ exhibition experiences, and so our respective relationships to artworks inevitably evolve in some way. Over the course of a...
The DHC/ART Education team collaborated with the Phi Centre on a series inspired by the exhibition Embodied Narrative: Sensory Stories of the Digital Age. Can virtual reality foster empathy? Virtual reality (VR) is currently being experimented with as a tool to foster empathy, which is defined as “the feeling that you understand and share another person's experiences and emotions”. In particular, the United Nations is developing several VR...
«Être humain ce n'est pas de voir, c'est d'aimer.» — John Hull Notes on Blindness: Into Darkness est le récit multisensoriel d’un voyage au cœur de la cécité, certes, mais c'est surtout un voyage au coeur de l’émotion. Rencontre avec Arnaud Colinard, l’un des producteurs de l’œuvre.  L’œuvre immersive Notes on Blindness: Into Darkness plonge le visiteur dans la progressive cécité de l’écrivain et universitaire John...
June14Aug.212016

An interactive exhibition to experience at the Phi Centre: 14 cutting-edge works that transport you on a sensory journey in which you are the hero.

Charles Melcher, Founder and Director of Future of StoryTelling in New York, talks storytelling, connection, and how new technologies can help get us into our bodies and out of our comfort zones. Many of the works in Embodied Narrative: Sensory Stories of the Digital Age position the visitor at the centre of his or her own experience or the hero of the story. What was the inspiration there? We actually want, and have an expectation, to have a...
Apr.18Aug.242016

A series of works created by The New York Times Magazine and Vrse.works

A new virtual reality installation conceived, curated and designed by Phi has made its way across the Atlantic to London’s Canada House in Trafalgar Square. The installation marks Phi’s first curatorial foray across the Atlantic and features all Canadian works. On display are two short-form virtual reality experiences, which will change periodically. Inaugurating the installation are Vincent Morisset’s Way to Go and Nomads: Herders by...

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