Augmented Reality for Beginners - Workshop
Workshop Overview This is a hands-on augmented reality creation workshop for beginners (no programming knowledge is necessary). This will be a three hour brain dump to get you up to date on all of the developments in the world of AR. You will leave with a long list of insider tips on how to get started creating successful augmented reality projects. Every participant will leave with a completed AR project. Who Should Attend This workshop is designed for artists, designers, video editors, social activists, tech-heads, marketers, teachers - anyone who wants to roll up their sleeves and get started creating in augmented reality. __________ Teacher Zenka is an independent artist and futurist who creates “Art for the Galactic Age”. She is known for her augmented reality sculptures and high tech street art. Her raku sculptures are held in the collections Delta Airlines and tech startups such as Survios, Merge, Senetics, StarVR and River Studios. __________ Curriculum Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Basics Watch videos of how organizations are using VR/AR technology in art, medical, education, entertainment, social justice, science and travel industries. Evolution and Future of VR/AR Learn the fascinating, roller-coaster evolution of the technology. Understand what far-out ideas people have for it’s incredible evolution in the future. Why VR/AR Will Change the World Learn why VR/AR will move us from the information age into the knowledge age. Understand cutting edge research done in university labs about how the technology will change the way we make moral decisions, heal, learn and experience the world. How to Get Over Your Fear of Technology Learn how to get over your fear of change and technology and jump in and become an AR creator (even if you don’t have any experience or programming knowledge). Overview of VR/AR Hardware Who are the big players (and little players) in the hardware landscape? AR Platform Options How to choose the best hardware and software for your project based on your goals, budget and presentation plan. Get insights on the top mistakes to avoid in AR production. Learn about free resources on the internet for project development. Workshop Project Overview Discuss project overview and process for creating your first AR experience! Discuss vocabulary and basic concepts. Demo examples, process, and software. Have time to work through your project with an expert available to answer questions. Closing and Group Networking Questions, forum and view and discuss work created.
We are a community of artists, technologists, designers, experimenters, and entrepreneurs. We design and curate virtual + augmented reality art shows that ask questions and explore big ideas. We support the evolution of art in collaboration with experiential technologies, and we support the next generation of artists creating with these tools.
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