Cyberdream: An Interactive Rave Music Visualisation in Virtual Reality

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All presentations are accessible on-demand in the virtual platform from 6 December 2021.
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Description: Cyberdream, is a prototype virtual reality application, which provides a journey through audio-visual environments based on the aesthetics of 1990s rave music. The project provides three audiovisual 'sound toys', which allow the user to interactively 'paint with sound'.

Jonathan Weinel, University of Greenwich, United Kingdom

Jon Weinel is a London based artist/researcher whose main expertise is in electronic music and computer art. In 2012 he completed his AHRC-funded PhD in Music at Keele University regarding the use of altered states of consciousness as a basis for composing electroacoustic music. His electronic music and audio-visual projects have been presented internationally, and in 2018 his book Inner Sound: Altered States of Consciousness in Electronic Music and Audio-Visual Media was published by Oxford University Press. He has held academic posts in the UK and Denmark, and currently lectures at the University of Greenwich.