TheWaveVR has been making a great deal of noise (effectively, music) over the previous 12 months—putting on the world’s first VR rave at VRLA in addition to landing $4M in seed funding—and now they’re launching their flagship immersive event: N-FOLD.
To deliver the total vision to life, TheWaveVR tapped David Wexler, recognized extra generally by his stage title, Strangeloop, to deliver his stylized psychedelia into the immersive musical surroundings to blur the boundaries between music, visuals, and social interplay. The artist, recognized for his visible work with The Weeknd, Future, The Rolling Stones, Erykah Badu, and Flying Lotus, will usher users on the form of “cinematic journey” that parallels the music—making a synesthetic music experience only attainable in VR.
N-FOLD is being launched in affiliation with the unbiased label Brainfeeder (best often known as Flying Lotus’s imprint), in addition to Strangeloop’s concert-visuals studio, Strangeloop Studios. So, it’s protected to imagine that N-FOLD would be the some of the far-out raves you’ve ever attended.
Wexler’s work has been TheWaveVR’s CEO and Co-Founder Adam Arrigo’s radar for the previous 12 months—he’s now the corporate’s Artwork Director, and will likely be directing all future tasks. TheWave intends this present as the primary of many, however Arrigo knew instantly that he wished Wexler to kick off the groundbreaking collection.
“When we met David a year ago, we got really inspired by the idea of giving him an infinite, dimensional palette for his vision and expertise in the audio visual art,” Arrigo stated in a press release. “This is the first in a series of shows where we’ll explore what creative and experiential boundaries this new medium allows us to break.”
In a January 2016 interview with the Daily Bruin, Wexler mentioned how his audio visible work is influenced by issues akin to music loops, altered states, infinite complexity, synthetic intelligence, hyper-dimensional geometry and desires; and it’s apparent from the official N-FOLD trailer that his partnership with TheWaveVR allowed him to actually discover these influences.
“Utilizing the power of the TheWaveVR platform, N-FOLD can be something between a musical album, visual show, interactive environment, and cinematic experience – a new kind of VR concert,” stated Wexler in a press release. “On this planet of N-FOLD, a flickering ballet of sunshine and sample turns into self-aware in a man-made desert, whose contours appear without delay managed by the user and the conducting data-form of an avatar.”
N-FOLD will debut on TheWaveVR on June 28 at 7pm PST. Anybody with an HTC Vive or Oculus Rift will have the ability to absolutely immerse themselves within the experience, in addition to work together with others within the shared virtual area in real-time. TheWaveVR has already shifted the dialog across the prospects of music and reside music performances utilizing immersive applied sciences, and this inaugural event is positive to be a a second within the panorama of each reside music and XR that you simply gained’t need to miss.