Ahead of Houston’s third-annual Day for Night festival—which brings together music and forward-thinking art—we’re visiting some of the New York-based artists in their studios. As an artist, Matthew Schreiber is drawn to the possibilities of light—including its ability to disappear completely. “I like the ephemeral nature of the material,” he says. “I have a few […]
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Wu Tsang’s voice is cheerful, if a little winded, when she answers the phone: “I’m in a fitting, but I can talk.” The New York– and Berlin-based artist is a week into filming a 23-minute experimental documentary about the origins of house music, which will premiere at Frieze New York. Tomorrow, she is scheduled to […]
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This year at Burning Man, artist Joe Crossley (Astral Projekt) will be producing and curating a collection of Human/ AI inspired media art pieces under the name IAMAI. The ethos is to create a ceremonial space where we can acknowledge and celebrate the declaration of co- existence between man and machine. Artists from around the world […]
King Tut met 21st century design and technology at the California Science Center. Projection Designer Bart Kresa mapped the space shuttle Endeavor with images of King Tut’s spectacular golden sarcophagus for the Science Center’s recent Discovery Ball fundraiser. Bart Kresa, who heads the international Bart Kresa Studio, transformed the space shuttle into the boy king’s tomb by projection mapping the fuselage and vertical tail with […]
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If you are the kind of person who loves making things – and I’m guessing you are, I mean you are reading this blog! – then Papercraft is for you! What? Origami? Well, kind of…more like complex paper crafted models, built with your own hands, brought to life by projection mapping. Sounds good? Ok, stay […]
Press Release – SEATTLE, September 5, 2018 — Studio-developer Daily Magic Productions presents the official trailer — https://youtu.be/gFnU4Z0ng48 and announced the release date of the Witching Tower, a VR Action-adventure game: October 4, 2018. The game will be available on Steam, Oculus Store, and HTC VIVEPORT. Technical features Players will be able to use two systems of movement: teleportation and locomotion. […]
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LUCID from GMUNK on Vimeo. London tech startup Flying Screens lets director/innovator GMUNK loose with their new drone screens to produce this piece of performance art called “Lucid” featuring UK dancer ZAKIYA. From GMUNK: “‘Lucid’ is at the forefront of a new medium in digital performance art, utilizing emerging unmanned aerial vehicle technology to create […]
Into The Flame – Official Trailer from Hue&Cry on Vimeo. Written and directed by CD Sean McClintock, Hue&Cry’s upcoming animated short follows an overworked, unfulfilled salesman named Floyd Waters who’s life unravels when his wife leaves him to join a Lepidoptera cult. The Richmond, Virginia motion house promises the full version of “Into The […]
Planet Triage Planet Triage is an immersive, projection mapping installation created by Cody Healey-Conelly at the Wageningen University artist in residency program in conjunction with its 100th year anniversary celebration. Using computer-generated imagery, projection, and sculpture, Planet Triage creates a space for dialogue between artists and scientists with the hope of inspiring new ideas and ways to […]
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Awake – An Interactive Painting from Sofia Aronov on Vimeo. Sofia Aronov’s “Awake” is an interactive painting that combines paint, projected light, and capacitive sensors to create an engaging, “choose-your-own-adventure” viewing experience. Viewers are guided to follow their curiosity and explore the coral reef painting. When viewers touch a piece of coral, the painting comes to life with projections of marine-lifeanimations. The experience for each […]
From the release: Sept. 4, 2018, New York, London—Award-winning animation studio Golden Wolf, headquartered in London, is pleased to announce the launch of its first stateside location in New York City. The expansion comes on the heels of an exciting year for the studio, which in May aligned with renowned animation/VFX/live-action studio Psyop, a minority investor […]
John Lewis & Partners / Waitrose & Partners “Bohemian Rhapsody” from MPC on Vimeo. Rousing, heartwarming, and nostalgic all in one go, this spectacular grade school take on Queen’s 1975 operatic hit “Bohemian Rhapsody” finds Blink director Dougal Wilson and the MPC VFX crew together again and bound for awards glory. Clients: John Lewis, Waitrose […]
Press Release – August 21, 2018 – Los Angeles, CA – Insta360 today launched the Insta360 Pro 2, a groundbreaking six-lens professional VR camera. Ready to shoot 8K-per-eye 3D 360 video, the Pro 2 innovates the entire professional VR production workflow – offering effortless FlowState stabilization, long-range live monitoring, simplified post-production in partnership with Adobe, and a […]
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Will VR and AR become mass-market applications? Over the last year, I have been thinking about this from a consumer perspective. A variety of VR headsets are now generally available, and although AR headsets like Microsoft HoloLens are harder to come by, Apple’s ARKit and the just released 1.0 version of Google’s ARCore are available […]
PAWTUCKET, RI – MAY 2, 2018 – Announced yesterday at Facebook’s F8 Developer Conference, Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) is working with Oculus to bring Virtual Reality (VR) experiences for Boggle, Trivial Pursuit and Monopoly to people with Oculus Go, for the first time. The VR games will be accessible in the Oculus Store wherever Oculus Rooms […]
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Summit Update April 19, 2019 We have finalized the TouchDesigner Summit 2019 program bringing together a roster of star operators from all over the world to deliver 45 workshops, 21 talks and of course wherever 350 TouchDesigneurs gather there will be no shortage of excitement on the side. Full program to be released soon followed […]