12:30 - 13:00
Feel Screenless: Why Artists Use Virtual Reality
Since the launch of HTC Vive, Oculus Rift or Google Cardboard, Virtual Reality (VR) is widely used in artistic practice. Not only artists working with the digital deal with the new medium, also many artists from other fields e.g. performance of sculpting discover VR as a medium to extend and enhance their artistic ideas.
The lecture will include current developments in artistic VR experiences and the history of VR art.