My graduation project from the University of the Arts Utrecht, a five minute long animated journey in VR through a world veiled in a layer of
We increasingly use technology to fill the voids in our emotional wellbeing, to distract from the life that might be. Surrounded by an array of gadgets and behind vivid screens, human nature remains unchanged and is never truly satisfied by this endless stream of technological extensions. Virtual reality proves to be a poor remedy, but an exceptional sedative.
What happens when we surrender in the contest for our attention? And what if the victorious technologies cease to exist?
This animation is best viewed in the claustrophic VR-gasmask, but below you’ll find a video player which will give you an indication of the experience. Toggle the player to fullscreen, put on some headphones and click and drag with the mouse to look around.