Lunchtime talk write-up

iLogs are not Mutual Instruments (what is an iLog anyway)?

Posted on Mon 20 Nov 2017

Pervasive Media Studio resident, Steve Symons, a sound artist, maker and performer, member of the award-winning Owl Project shared with us his series of innovative sonic augmented reality projects titled 'aura' as well as tal...

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Posted on Mon 20 Nov 2017

Studio residents Lawrence Hoo and Michael Jenkins introduced their new project and art installation, CARGO. The narrative for CARGO looks at Bristol’s and the African diaspora’s histories and legacies.

Virtually Useful: Step Four - tools for making in VR

Posted on Wed 15 Nov 2017

In this episode, Studio Managing Producer, Verity McIntosh introduces some practical tools for making creative content in VR.

YCAM Sports Hackathon 2017

Posted on Mon 13 Nov 2017

David shares his experiences from Sports Hackathon at YCAM.

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What is wrong with political polls?

Posted on Wed 8 Nov 2017

Andy Littledale first joined the Studio as part of his role as a consultant producer at the BBC. He set up his own revolutionary TV analytics company SecondSync which was acquired by twitter in 2014, after which Andy became D...

Introducing our Artist in Residence duos...

Posted on Tue 31 Oct 2017

Continent-spanning love songs and making sound from the city’s light: these are the brilliant musical ideas from our latest Artists in Residence.

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Whose A.I is it anyway?

Posted on Mon 23 Oct 2017

Artificial intelligence or A.I, was a huge theme for this year’s Festival of Future Cites; at this week’s lunchtime talk as part of Digital Week we were lucky enough to be joined by four experts in the field to ask some o...

Virtual Reality Sessions at Watershed – Research, methods and implementation

Posted on Mon 16 Oct 2017

Producer Vanessa Bellaar Spruijt shares a rough guide to audience experience design, research methods and technical set up when staging VR as a cultural event, based on Watershed's ‘Virtual Reality Sessions’ in June 2017

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In Conversation with Sharon Clark

Posted on Thu 12 Oct 2017

Studio Producer Verity McIntosh and Sharon Clark Creative Director of Raucous discussed the making of immersive theatre and narrative in ‘found space’. Sharon’s latest show Ice Road utilizes the old Jacob Wells swimming...

Virtually Useful: Step Three - Design dimensions (what really works in VR)

Posted on Fri 29 Sep 2017

In this week's short read, Studio Managing Producer Verity McIntosh shares of some design dimensions that can create impact in virtual reality.