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Free Workshops on Immersive Technologies

Al and Trish Huehn Theatre

November 25, 2023 10:00 am - November 26, 2023 3:00 pm

Augmented & Extended Reality in Fine Arts

The Fine Arts Department and the Office of Research and Innovation at CUE are pleased to invite you to take part in a two-day event on Immersive Technologies in Fine Arts on the weekend on November 25 and 26. The workshops will take place in the main campus Auditorium from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Free Admission & Lunch Will Be Provided for Participants

Registration opens: Monday, October 23

Registration deadline: Thursday, November 23

*Limited spaces available

Schedule of Events

“Capturing live performances using immersive devices” (360 video and headsets)

Saturday, November 25 ┃ 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ┃Presented by Boca del Lupo 360

Saturday’s workshop will be presented by Vancouver-based theatre company  Boca del Lupo. The team will explore the potential applications of live recording of music and drama performances with 360 cameras for expanded audience reach, virtual collaborations, promotion and audience engagement in the field.

“Artistry Unleashed: A Dive into Virtual Reality for Fine Arts Visualization”

Sunday, November 26 ┃ 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. ┃ Presented by KVOR

Sunday’s workshop entitled Artistry Unleashed: A Dive into Virtual Reality for Fine Arts Visualization will be presented by KVOR, an Edmonton company specialized in augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR). The KVOR team will introduce based concepts and tools used in immersive technologies and untap a myriad of possibilities for development and use of new technologies in the world of the Fine Arts. The future is here!

*This workshop is funded by the Alberta Innovates Strategic Network and Development Program Grant