The Lab hosted students from Electronic Arts in a showcase of works from Special Projects in Electronic Art (ARTS432, led by Visiting Professor Conor Peterson) and performances from The Art of Transmission (ARTS435, led by Assoc. Prof. Lee Montgomery). The show, titled “Virtual Void” occurred on December 7. See more images from the show and [...]
Color Science for Immersive Displays Jérémie Gerhardt, Ph.D., Fraunhofer Institute for Open Communication Systems (FOKUS) Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 at 7pm ARTS Lab, 131 Pine St, NE ARTS Lab welcomes Jérémie Gerhardt to present his work in developing algorithmic controls of color for tiled displays at the Fraunhofer FOKUS Institute’s VISCOM department. Dr. Gerhadt Jérémie [...]
DomeFest 2012 screens this week in Yaroslavl, Russia this week in support of “Reflections of the Universe,” the theme of Russia’s first fulldome film festival. ARTS Lab’s David Beining has been collaborating with Yaroslav Gubchenko and other organizers since they came to Albuquerque for DomeFest 2007. Since then, the entrepreneurial Gubchenko and colleagues have developed [...]
One of two short fulldome films produced by students from UNM and the Institute of American Indian Arts as part of a six-week internship program funded by the Department of Defense. Students were challenged and supported in creating gigapixel spherical photography, 2D and 3D animations, keyed video and compositing techniques to create advocacy films relating [...]
The Art, Research, Technology & Science Laboratory (ARTS Lab) has recently been selected as the 2013 recipient of the International Digital Media Association Innovative Program Award from the International Digital Media & Arts Association (iDMAa). This award has only been bestowed upon four other programs [...]
A 20-minute immersive film that will commemorate the New Mexico State Centennial (2012) with poetic and photographic reflections on the past 100 years of culture and regional identity in the Indo-Hispano communities of northern New Mexico. Featuring the work of Miguel Gandert, Levi Romero, Hue Walker & Tim Castillo [...]
ARTS Lab hosted “Act Out 5,” an exhibit of physical computing-based art works by students studying under Asst. Professor Claudia Valdes (Electronic Arts). Some images from a small but impressive exhibition.
ARTS Lab, in partnership with the Institute of American Indian Arts, will conduct another intensive six-week internship on the art, technology and practice of producing fulldome content from photographic and CG techniques. Four UNM students from the Interdisciplinary Film & Digital Media program will join the IAIA students to create short advocacy films to be [...]
On a cold and windy night in early May, students screened their mapping projects on the Consortium for Environmental Research, Informatics & Art (CERIA) building. Here’s a quick cut of works projected on the building and on the scaled model built to support production.
High school students sent this lovely thank you note after their recent visit. Best: They shared some of their photography.
A quick cut of students’ midterm projects. These were the first original works (models/stages and media content/interactivity) done over a couple weeks in March. http://youtu.be/pIbeSZaYvRU