At The Portals ISEA 2013, in partnership with Darwin Community Arts, we will be presenting a new entry in the Metaverse Makeovers Live series – A series of works streamed in realtime between Sydney and Darwin. I’m excited to be moving further into the multiplayer interactive realm we always saw as MMs direction, and
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While in Shanghai we ran into multi-instrumentalist musician Courtney Wing, and decided to turn him into a virtual idol for his performance at the flagship Shanghai Apple Store that evening. 6 short hours later and laser-surfing iPad-app Wing was ready to join his doppelganger at the gig.
This Sunday I will be giving a workshop on how to design and create an Augmented Reality Cocktail in Shanghai at XinCheJian hackspace. No programming experience needed, just a smartphone and a laptop with blender, as the focus will be on AR techniques over software implementations. More into and bookings at XinCheJian : http://xinchejian.com/event/?ee=113
The Australia Council for the Arts blog Artery profiles Thea Baumann and the Metaverse Makeovers project we’re currently working on: Most manicurists define bling as painting little pictures or designs on fingernails, or perhaps applying tiny decals or imitation jewels. It could be called art, at a pinch, but what if you could look at
A collaboration with Illustrator Rus Brockman, New Methods of Deception is a manual for evading detection in a future of ubiquitous sensors and analysis of huge volumes of data on individuals and societies. Constructed as an underground handbook for paranoiacs, dissidents, criminals, academics, cultural tourists and non-beings, it bears traces of its passage from mind-to-mind
Some test footage of an optical flow effect (simulation driven by andrew-benson‘s HS-flow shader ), including one of its first live uses. A lot more to explore in this direction.