Found in space: The MINDful Play Environment is born

Gregar, Dene and Gibson, Steve (2007) Found in space: The MINDful Play Environment is born. Lablit.

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Abstract

The MINDful Play Environment (MPE), an acronym for Motion-tracking, Interactive Deliberation, is a virtual learning environment created as a performance-installation piece, driven by motion-tracking technology, in which three people interact with one another and media elements like video, animation, music, lights, and spoken word. The artists and programmers involved in this project – Dene Grigar, Steve Gibson, Justin Love, and Jeannette Altman – have produced this educational environment so that it does not look or feel educational but rather game-like in a way that is both playful and mindful. Here, we provide an overview of the project, talk about the Phase I stage just completed, and describe the future steps planned for its development and use.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: motion tracking, Audio-visuals, transdisciplinarity
Subjects: W200 Design studies
W900 Others in Creative Arts and Design
Department: Faculties > Arts, Design and Social Sciences > Design
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Depositing User: Rachel Branson
Date Deposited: 16 Feb 2021 14:44
Last Modified: 16 Feb 2021 14:45
URI: http://nrl.northumbria.ac.uk/id/eprint/45447

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