The Immersive Futures Lab featured for a second year in a row at the BEYOND conference in 2020. This edition of the conference was online only, and focused on the impact of the pandemic on the creative industries. The Lab featured a line-up of exciting R&D projects pushing creative technologies in new directions with audiences getting to dig deeper into the work through virtual ‘meet the maker’ sessions.
AI/Human Co-Creative Fashion Design
How can we use AI to co-create new innovative and creative fashion of the future?
Creative freedom through sound
Born in Bradford
Discover the stories behind one of the world’s largest human experiments
A Social Platform for Live Guided Tours: For Anyone, Anywhere.
Everything is Music
A Prototype of a Digital Geo-Tagged Exploration of Music in Bristol & Bath
Beautiful VR and Film exploring the world’s largest time-based pointcloud dataset
Immersive Storytelling for Travellers
An Augmented Reality Expereince to time travel and explore culture and heritage
Turning Artists + Influencers Into Interactive Holographic Superstars
Interactive Theatre 3D Video
Integrating individual Zoom videos into a 3D games engine for immersive theatre performances.
The future of live performances
Unlocking ‘Multichannel Curation’ in AR and delivering remote, immersive cultural encounters for museums and galleries
A Second Chance
Redefining the Animation Pipeline
Perceptual Experience Lab (PEL)
A multi-sensory research facility used to stage simulated environments for Human-Centred Design (HCD) praxis
Plan V Tools
A set of virtual production tools for Unreal Engine
Siemens & Keele AR Demonstrator
Complex External Data Made Accessible in a Custom AR Space
An immersive audience engagement platform for the heritage sector
The Retro Hunter
A TV Pilot and AR Experience about Retro Collecting for the Discovery Channel.
Our trail-based multisensory augmented reality game is pioneering a new form of multisensory cultural engagement
Valkyrie Industries: Argil
Virtual Reality Sculpting with Haptics
Virtual Garment Simulation for Fashion
High quality virtual garment simulation from blockbuster movies now available for Virtual Fashion
World in a Cell
An artscience collaboration
Your Scans. Your Stories. Your Heritage.
Sending a 3D laser scanner around the world enabling young people to tell their own heritage stories.