Ravensbourne , a world-class larger schooling establishment in London, innovating in digital media and design, publicizes details of its 2017 Virtual Reality festival, VRUK , to happen over 2 days from 6-7 July.
Now in its second yr, the annual VRUK event is an exploration into the inventive and technological potential of virtual reality. With virtual reality establishing itself as a brand new inventive channel, the competition asks the query: what are the implications and alternatives for artists and content material creators?
This event is designed to deliver collectively technologists, artists and content material creators to discover how virtual reality could be harnessed to provide cutting-edge inventive initiatives. All through the 2 days, attendees will get the possibility to listen to from the main virtual reality figures, experience modern initiatives from all over the world, discover out extra in regards to the newest know-how, meet like-minded inventive individuals and get impressed.
Audio system embody Toby Coffey of Nationwide Theatre, Sarah Jones of 360 Immersive Lab, Sol Rogers of REWIND, Landia Egal of Wigal, Henry Stuart of Visualise, Tom Nelson of the Royal Opera Home, and Kim-Leigh Pontin from Sky.
Thursday night will play host to music performances Androdes and Reeps One who can even seem on the Audio in VR panel earlier within the day. Director of Reactify Yuli Levtov can even seem, who not too long ago labored with producer/DJ Bonobo to develop a VR music experience.
Gary Pritchard, Dean of the College of Media feedback “We’ve got a great line up for the second VRUK Festival and plenty of the latest releases for people to try, together with hand-on workshops to learn how to create your own content. Ravensbourne has a great reputation in this area and we’re delighted to be supported by the Arts Council England this time around.”
Other than the audio system listed above, the workshops permit for a extra immersive, in-depth experience, and the Exploration Zone encourages attendees to check out a few of the tools and experience the newest VR initiatives from throughout varied sectors. Exhibitors embody Omniverse, Encompass VR and Aftershock.