Friday, October 12
Hit + Run Live Screen-Printing + Music, 7pm - 10pm
Featuring visionary XR artist and collaborator Isaac “Cabbibo” Cohen, and HIT+RUN recording artists MONO/POLY and ELUDEM
Coinciding with Art Night Pasadena, Hit + Run, the world-traveling originators of live screen-printing, will take over the gallery for an evening of collaboration, wearable art and music. Food will be provided by the Kogi Food Truck.
Saturday, October 13
Talk with Canadian VR artist Trudy Elmore, 2pm - 4pm
Trudy Elmore is best known for translating the dramatic narrative and theatrical posturing of classical painting into the digital realm. We are featuring a brand-new VR piece by Trudy, titled “Funeral Homie,” which includes 2D and 3D prints as well.
Sunday, October 14
VR Demo with Nancy Baker Cahill, 2pm - 4pm
Featuring four immersive virtual reality experiences
We are featuring Nancy’s 4thWall AR App, and only on October 14 will be a chance to meet Nancy and demo her suite of four virtual reality programs, Hollow Point 1, 2, and 3 and Strange Laugh.
Saturday, October 20
VR Demo with Kevin Mack | Shape Space VR, 2pm - 4pm
Kevin Mack in person showcasing Anandala, Blortasia, and Zen Parade
If you have not experienced Kevin Mack’s virtual worlds before, get ready for a mind-blowing experience. The Oscar-winning effects artist has been honing his skills in VR for years and the viewer benefits from the fruits of his labor.
Saturday, October 21
VR Demo with Wesley Allsbrook, 2pm - 4pm
Wesley Allsbrook in person discussing her latest work, including a Q&A
Wesley’s VR credits are Dear Angelica and The Sunladies. Dear Angelica, which premiered at the Sundance Film Festival, was featured at the Venice Film Festival, awarded at Raindance, and nominated for an Emmy. She makes digital art, animation, VR art and installation, and comics.
Saturday, October 27
VR Demo with Steve Teeps and John Orion Young, 2pm - 4pm
Featuring a Live Oculus Medium Sculpt and Q&A with the artists
Steve was one of the first Tilt Brush Artists in Residence at Google and early beta tester for Oculus Medium and Touch Controllers. John Orion Young (JOY) is a VR artist who works primarily in Oculus Medium on a yellow PC he built himself. This live demo will be a must for Oculus Medium fans!
Sunday, October 28
CalArts Alumni Closing Party, 12pm - 6pm
Google Spotlight Stories event with Jorge R. Gutierrez (“Son of Jaguar”)
and Chromosphere’s Theresa Latzko (“Sonaria”) in person
The event is moderated by legendary CalArts Experimental Animation faculty, Michael Scroggins. Google Spotlight Stories is the Oscar-nominated, Emmy award-winning platform for immersive stories at the forefront of using mobile 360, mobile VR and room-scale VR headsets to create compelling content, and building the innovative tech that makes it possible.