Pivot Points at the 2017 Microsoft Design Expo

September 25, 2020

Pivot Points investigates how to design sociality for mixed reality (MR). The “pivot point” is a virtual asset scanned in from a user’s “real reality” (RR) that is shareable among VR spaces. Pivot points connect VR spaces to each other, becoming the pivot for social interactions. This proposal explores alternative, more personal affordances for mixed reality interactions. Won “Most Provocative Design” – Microsoft Design Expo 2017. Collaborators Nan Tsai and Nicci Yin.

Wind Tunnel Graduate Center for Critical Practice is an initiative of the graduate programs in Art and Media Design Practices at Art Center College of Design. The Wind Tunnel, situated between the two programs in a former supersonic jet testing facility on Art Center's south campus, is a forum for speakers, conferences, exhibitions, residencies, screenings, and publications.

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