The c3 FutureVision editorial blog features curated or original content and articles relevant to the mission of the c3. Some of these articles are informational and deal with trends and new technologies emerging in the arts and media landscape. Other articles are reflective and more about the philosophical and social aspects of the arts and media.
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Vortex Immersion Media and the c3: Center for Conscious Creativity are honored to be presenting a three concert series: Ultra Immersion: Deep, Deeper, Deepest…. in The Vortex Dome by famed electronic musical artist, Steve Roach accompanied by stunning 360 visuals created by visual artist, Audri Phillips. Listen to a podcast of the event here: http://www.synthtopia.com/content/2013/10/31/steve-roach-in-the-vortex-dome/ Kate McCallum, c3 Founder and Executive Director, had the chance to interview Steve about his perspectives on music...read more
Miles participated in our STATE OF THE ARTS 2011 PRODUCING CHANGE event with 3D visual artist Brian Quandy and showcased “The Music Peace” as a 360 fulldome experience in The Vortex Dome. Congratulations Miles! From ‘Civil Wrongs to Civil Rights’: Politics and Light Interplay in the Art of Miles Regis From The Huffington Post Posted: 07/31/2012 8:25 pm 12 9 4 It’s easy to compare noteworthy contemporary artists to those who’ve gone before. In the case of Miles Regis, a Trinidadian-born...read more
July 30, 2012 Wall Street Journal For Google Inc.’s YouTube it was a $150 million experiment: Seed dozens of new video “channels” on its Web service and see what works. So far, Google likes what it sees from the eight-month effort. The company says it will put in another $200 million to market the channels as it attempts to upgrade its content from simple user-generated videos and to lure more viewers and advertising. The site has launched nearly 100 new channels so far this year, attracting talent such as actor Amy Poehler...read more
Six Keys to Implementing a Video Marketing Strategy THE VIDEO OPPORTUNITY The use of video in business is exploding. For entertainment, commerce, education, and collaboration, video is empowering new experiences and business models. For consumers, there is a world of new choice in what they watch, when they watch it and how – every second, an hour of video is uploaded to YouTube, and quality programming is flocking to various other destinations on new TV, mobile and web destinations. For businesses, there is opportunity as well to better...read more
AUGMENTED REALITY is a new communication technology rising in the media landscape. Here is an intriguing fictional take by filmmakers Eran May-ray and Daneile Lazo on where AR could go. How would you use this powerful technology? Sight – A Futuristic Film about Augmented Reality A short futuristic film by Eran May-raz and Daniel Lazo. This is their graduation project from Bezaleal Academy of Arts posted on Vimeo.read more
“The Fifth Sacred Thing,” by author and visionary Starhawk, is an excellent example of using the power of story to portray and inspire hope and a better future for humanity. Starhawk and her team are now working to create a motion picture from the novel. The Fifth Sacred Thing cover art by Keith Batcheller They say that movies are collective dreams. If so, we’re heading for a nightmare—for there are very few films that show a positive future on earth. We want to change that. How can we create a thriving, just...read more
Walter E. Massey, Ph.D. President of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, President Emeritus of Morehouse College in Atlanta, Ga. The Art of Innovation Posted: 07/19/2012 3:41 pm Recently I delivered the closing keynote address at the Committee on Institutional Cooperation’s Global University Summit to a group of higher education leaders from around the world on the topic of innovation — or more specifically, “developing talent to drive innovation in a global society.” The audience consisted of...read more