'mellifera': a mixed reality project

Adams, P and Burrell, A 2010, ''mellifera': a mixed reality project', Second Nature: International Journal of Creative Media, vol. 2, no. 1, pp. 288-303.


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Collection: Journal Articles

Title 'mellifera': a mixed reality project
Author(s) Adams, P
Burrell, A
Year 2010
Journal name Second Nature: International Journal of Creative Media
Volume number 2
Issue number 1
Start page 288
End page 303
Total pages 16
Publisher RMIT University, School of Media & Communication
Abstract mellifera is an on-line interactive environment in Second Life which is linked to a series of real-time exhibitions in gallery and museum spaces. Central to this innovative, ecologically-sensitive artwork is the artists¿ direct engagement with various aspects of bee behaviour at Queensland Brain Institute, where researchers are investigating cognition, navigation and communication in the honey bee. The artists¿ poetic and scientific interactions with the bees inspired the development of mellifera¿s experimental human/computer interfaces that provide new modes of sensory experience for both virtual & real-world participants.
Subject Electronic Media Art
Keyword(s) interactive
mixed reality
honey bee
Second Life
virtual
real-time
self generating
systems
ISSN 1836-2958
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