Planeta, creators of "David Bowie Is" AR and more // Mandy Mandelstein

This is a past event

80 people went

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We have some great talks scheduled.

I'll do a quick intro

Planeta will be showcasing their latest apps: David Bowie Is (The AR exhibition) and Fields. They'll be discussing their creative process, sharing their insights into the challenges and opportunities that they've encountered designing for Mixed Reality.

About Planeta: Planeta is a product studio focused on sound and media. We develop creative tools, unique VR/AR experiences, and hardware products. Our sister entity, OONI, is a virtual reality studio with expertise in photography and art.

Mandy Mandelstein is an Emmy-Award Winning storyteller, filmmaker, artist, and creative technologist. She's also the founder of Modular(a), a creative studio focused on creating context aware media. She tells the human stories around technology and creates technology that feels more human. Her works spans mediums from short-form documentary to AR/VR/XR and interactive installation with creative combinations of cinematic media, creative code, and spatial computing. She has spoken at conferences like SXSW and Eyeo and has showcased art in festivals around the world. In 2016, she worked Overheard, an award winning immersive/AR audio narrative at the Minneapolis Institute of Art, and received an Emmy in 2018 for her work on Zero Days VR. Most recently she's been creating living visual systems for contemporary artist Pierre Huyghe, and developing frameworks for location-aware storytelling.

Sorry for the delay. We've been hibernating this winter as my partner and I get to know our newborn son. I'll have pictures! :P

Happy holidays! Looking forward to seeing you all next year!