humanaquarium: a participatory performance system

Taylor, Robyn, Schofield, Guy, Shearer, John , Boulanger, Pierre, Wallace, Jayne and Olivier, Patrick (2010) humanaquarium: a participatory performance system. In: 2010 Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression (NIME 2010), 15-18 June 2010, Sydney, Australia.

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humanaquarium is a self-contained, transportable performance environment that is used to stage technology-mediated interactive performances in public spaces. Drawing upon the creative practices of busking and street performance, humanaquarium incorporates live musicians, real-time audiovisual content generation, and frustrated total internal reflection (FTIR) technology to facilitate participatory interaction by members of the public.

Keywords:Participatory performance, frustrated total internal reflection, multi-touch screen, collaborative interface, busking, creative practice, experience centered design, multimedia
Subjects:G Mathematical and Computer Sciences > G440 Human-computer Interaction
W Creative Arts and Design > W310 Musicianship/Performance studies
Divisions:College of Science > School of Computer Science
ID Code:15431
Deposited On:10 Oct 2014 11:07

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