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September 29, 2010

Virtual Reality (VR) Art

Some links to artwork that deals with Virtual Reality


World Skin, a Photo Safari in the Land of War
Virtual Reality, CAVE, cameras, printer, Internet

David Em was the first fine artist to create navigable virtual worlds in the 1970s.

Exploratorium in Second Life

September 16, 2010

Creativity Crisis

The Creativity Crisis by Po Bronson and Ashley Merryman
For the first time, research shows that American creativity is declining. What went wrong--and how we can fix it.
July 10, 2010 Newsweek Education

World Builder by Bruce Branit

World Builder from BranitVFX on Vimeo.

A strange man builds a world using holographic tools for the woman he loves.

This award winning short was created by filmmaker Bruce Branit, widely known as the co-creator of '405'. World Builder was shot in a single day followed by about 2 years of post production. Branit is the owner of Branit VFX based in Kansas City.

Esquire Magazine Augmented Reality

This was their December Issue
Read more about it...

September 8, 2010

Inspirational videos > links



September 5, 2010

Tales + Things

Interesting article in New York Times Magazine this morning
The Back Story by ROB WALKER

See > http://talesofthings.com/


Various projects like Totem, Itizen and StickyBits use objects as a starting point for sharing personal stories.
In each case, these projects are using some version of barcode technology to connect stories to objects and share them via the web.