THE CANDIDATES

Virtual space teems with infinite possibilities. Which of the three candidates would you trust to govern your future?

– a VR art performance in collaboration with Mukul Patel
with guest voices Johny Brown and Gavin Starks

THE CANDIDATES is a new commission for VR (Mozilla Hubs) by WISE2020, supported by the Österreichische Kulturforum Peking /Österreichische Botschaft Peking.

with its premiere at

WISE & The Island of New Realities
a programme of talks and art in VR (Mozilla Hubs) designed  by Manu Luksch, curated by Philipp Grefer as part of WISE2020
August, Saturday 29 August 2020, 13:00-15:20 GMT

Alvin Graylin Wang, China President HTC
The coming XR cultural tsunami
13:00-13:20 GMT, London
20:00-20:20 CST, Beijing

Friedrich von Borries
(Creative) life in cities post COVID-19
13:30-13:50 GMT, London
20:30-20:50 CST, Beijing

Manu Luksch & Mukul Patel, artist-mathematician
THE CANDIDATES, VR art performance
Virtual space teems with infinite possibilities. Which of the three candidates would you trust to govern your future?
13:45-14:05 GMT, London
20:45-21:00 CST, Beijing

Panel: VR art in China and the West
Li Zhenhua, Patricia Detmering, Giorgio Vitale, Peggy Schoenegge
14:15-15:00 GMT, London
21:15-22:00 CST, Beijing

Patrick Doan Defasten, computer graphics artist
VR performance
15:00-15:20 GMT, London
22:00-22:20 CST, Beijing