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Interactive virtual art as an aesthetic No Man's Sky Andrei Isakov

Interactive Virtual Art As An Aesthetic Experience Of The Future, Between Accessibility And Gamification

Scope of the Problem When considering interactive virtual experiences, especially video games, I would like to pinpoint major research topics or goals, which, in my opinion, are neglected to some degree in a cultural discourse in Poland, especially in the academic environment. These are: ●  The study of the interactive medium as an artistic and …

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Sounds Of The Metaverse: A Brief History of Virtual Reality Music Instruments and Virtual Music Venues

Introduction In 1932 Antonin Artaud published “Theatre of cruelty” manifesto. It was the first time when the phrase “virtual reality” was ever used. It described how Artaud thought about the new format of modern theatre. In Artaud’s manifesto there is a passage concerning musical instruments: MUSICAL INSTRUMENTS: They will be treated as objects and as …

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Jakub Wroblewski Panopticon VR

Visual Transhumanism, Hybrid Realities and Immersion Traps: Sketch to the Index of Polish Artists

The Emergence of Digital Reality on the Polish Scene I will attempt to outline a juxtaposition of contemporary Polish activities and artistic projects which combine the use of current tools such as 3D, photogrammetry gaming engines, virtual and augmented reality, in the context of the search for authorial aesthetic values, new ways of building storytelling …

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Ben Wheeler: Culture of Physical Domains

I met Ben in 2018. Our mutual friend Kay Khachatryan (Nystagmus) participated in “Caucasus All Frequency” Fest in Georgia. It was curated by “Mountains of Tongues” (Ben’s project), in partnership with the “Aqtushetii”, a festival/residency program in a remote mountainous village in the North. A ten-day workshop and concert series featuring collaborations and knowledge exchange …

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Panopticon On Air

Electronic music show at Bohemnots Radio > bohemnotsradio.com January 14, 19:00 (UTC+4) Nystagmus Sound artist and an experimental musician from Yerevan. Active member of various punk bands. Started producing experimental music in 2010. Uses field recordings and electromagnetic sounds that he recorded using his DIYs. Studies psychological problems, the diagnosis of disorders which becomes part …

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Panopticon On Air

Electronic music show at Bohemnots Radio > bohemnotsradio.com Dec 10, 19:00 (UTC+4) Starting his carrer at 2007 Merouj is at the center of his own little musical world. Sometimes hurried and minimal, at others spacious and deep, it’s a showcases of all the many influences that he distills into his own productions. https://merouj.bandcamp.com/ VHSound a.k.a. …

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Minds in the Making, Xiao Xiao theremin

Xiao Xiao: Modular Thinking and The Melody of Language

This interview was possible because of one accident. A colleague, curator and co-founder of InSitu art agency Anna Gargarian was looking for recommendations on Facebook. “Dear musician friends in Armenia. Do any of you know where to rent a Theremin in Armenia? Amazing artist Xiao Xiao finds herself (happily) stuck in Armenia while en route …

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Jessica Ekomane

Jessica Ekomane: Psychoacustics and Human Perceptions

Berlin-based sound artist and electronic musician Jessica Ekomane explores the interplay of psychoacoustics. She creates the perception of rhythmic structures, the transformation of sonic waves, and the interchange of noise and melody. She practices live performances as well as sound installations. She was one of the artists who contributed to the installation of the Natascha …

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