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Virtual is the New Real: Virtual and Augmented Reality Are Transforming How We Live, Work and Play

Nasher Sculpture Center

Virtual is the New Real | virtual and augmented reality are transforming how we live, work and play

A Leonardo Art/Science Evening Rendezvous (LASER) hosted by xREZ Art + Science Lab and Business Council for the Arts. LASER is an international program of evening gatherings that bring artists and scientists together with the public for informal presentations and lively conversations!

North Texas LASER events have powerful themes addressing issues of importance on both local and global scales and include presenters from the sciences, technology, industry, and the arts.

FREE + OPEN TO THE PUBLIC - TICKETS include both the pre-event mix & mingle with light refreshments and SPEAKERS! (RSVP so we can plan for the right amount of seating and refreshments! And, we'll let you know about future LASERs too! ) EVENT location: Nasher Sculpture Center, 2001 Flora St. Dallas, Texas

6:00 p.m. SPEAKERS + Q&A

LASER SPEAKERS are leading experts that present their work and experiences at the forefront of discovery and creativity. Presentations are followed by a lively interactive conversation with the audience.

SPEAKERS: 10/19/17

  • Ludo Michaud, Vice President and VFX Creative Director, Corgan MediaLab
  • Jeremy Kenisky, Vice President of Creative at Merge VR and Emerging Technologies Chair for ACM SIGGRAPH, Merge VR
  • Groove Jones, 360, VR and AR commercial content creation studio, GrooveJones
  • Ruth West, Director of xREZ Art + Science Lab, xREZ Lab- University of North Texas
  • Katherine Wagner, CEO, Business Council for the Arts, Dallas
    ... and more!
  • FREE!

2001 Flora Street · Dallas, TX 75201