Virtual Reality in Art & Research / Discussion group

This project was completed in 2019 and is not currently active. Share ideas, discuss & collaborate! Welcome to join our monthly self-help group for artists & researchers, where we explore and discuss the possibilities of Virtual and Augmented Reality as tools of content creation in the present...

Game Engines for Artists / Peer-learning project

This project was completed in 2019 and is not currently active. Monthly peer-learning sessions: Game Engines Ompelukerho!! Game Engines are versatile and accessible tools for creating interactive real-time art. They can be used for anything from creating text based twitter bots to sprawling open worlds in Virtual...

The Ordinary Circus Girl / VR film

This project is not currently active. A contemporary circus and virtual reality experience, that blurs the boundaries between reality and fiction, the physical and virtual The ordinary circus girl is a sensorial experience using virtual reality headsets and live performance. Creating a physical experience on the fine...

Indigenous / VR documentary

In this VR documentary film you will witness the indigenous people's way of living in small fishing village called Grand-Popo in Benin (Global South) and reindeer herders in Inari, Finland (Global North). The film tells a story about the people's everyday life, both work and...

Luontoretki / VR installation

This project was completed in 2019. Luontoretki is a virtual nature video and installation. It is a virtual trip to Finnish nature. Audience can dive into the feeling of nature and the memories of it with 360-video and installation. You can spend time in a forest...

MIRAGES / A music and dance film with virtual scenography

MIRAGES is a music & dance film and a live event cinema performance. It is an exploration combining arts and technologies for creating a surprising and enchanting experience. The visual world of Mirages is composed by using real-time virtual technology, wherein performers interact with motion capture...

The State of Darkness / VR Installation

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="16px"][vc_column_text]This project is not currently active. The State of Darkness, a bio-sensor driven VR installation originates from the "Enactive Avatar" research project. "Enactive Avatar" is a virtual character that has photographically accurate human appearance with realtime responsive facial expressions and behaviors, based on the...

Landscape in Transformation / Research project

This project is not currently active. This multidisciplinary research project aims at developing an innovative platform in VR that enables designers as well as the future stakeholders of landscape architecture projects to understand and interact intuitively with the hidden layers (data-sets) of the place. Perception,...

Storytelling with AR workshop

This course explores how to utilize augmented reality to create meaningful narratives and audiovisual content. How to use AR to create site- or target specific content?...

Storytelling in VR / Online course

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_empty_space height="16px"][mkdf_button size="small" type="" target="_blank" icon_pack="" font_weight="" text="Making of Video" link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gYb5XkloOFA"][vc_empty_space height="16px"][mkdf_button size="small" type="" target="_blank" icon_pack="" font_weight="" text="Website" link="https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/view.php?id=13800&section=1"][vc_empty_space height="16px"][vc_column_text]This project was completed in 2017 and is not currently active. Even though VR headsets are becoming widely available, there is still a lack of compelling...