Oculus VR Series: Art Immersive

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770 Broadway, Floor 8

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Challenge the limits of your imagination at our fourth edition of the Oculus VR Series: Art Immersive!


Join us in New York City on Friday, February 22 from 5:30PM-9:00PM at Facebook for a networking event with local artists pioneering in the VR space.

Come see what artists are doing in 3D illustration, sculpture, animation and beyond! Be inspired by creative minds transforming the art landscape, learn innovative workflows in artist presentations and Q & A, get some hands-on time with your favorite VR art programs, experience a VR art gallery and enter for your chance to win an Oculus Go! Food & drinks provided.



This event is FREE and open to local art communities & Facebook employees.

FIRST 30 GUESTS TO RSVP will receive exclusive Oculus swag at the door!!

Please bring a PHOTO I.D. for CHECK IN on the 8th floor.

Please note all attendees must be 18 years or older.

PARKING INSTRUCTIONS will be sent by email 48 hours before event.




FEATURED ARTISTS***


PUSSYKREW

https://www.pussykrew.club/
Ewelina Aleksandrowicz and Andrzej Wojtas are NYC-based award-winning Directors and Immersive Media Artists, working under the moniker Pussykrew. Creating videos, installations, sensual VR/AR experiences and sculptures, Pussykrew explores spaces in between digital and physical realms blending fluid identities, post-human concepts and futuristic landscapes through experimentation with with real-time tools, CGI, 3D scanning and VR sculpting.

Over the last decade, they have presented their work in over thirty countries, while participating in various activations, festivals and gallery shows, including Saatchi Gallery London, Berlin Art Week, New York Media Center, Transmediale, MOCA Shanghai and 3D Printshow in London, Paris and Berlin where they won the Artist of the Year Award. Their most recent work for Adidas was awarded Gold and Silver Cannes Lion for applied innovation.

Pussykrew is currently a member of NEW INC, the art, technology and design incubator founded by the New Museum and a recent artist in residence at Adobe - Immersive Media Research Residency.

Micah 404
http://micahnotfound.com/
Micah 404 is a New York based VR artist and member of the collective ART404, he gained notoriety in 2015 as a 2d illustrator with his instagram project @micahnotfound. He has since jumped headfirst into VR illustration, becoming one of the most active VR painters in the community. Partnering with brands including Adobe, Pantone and Google along with non-profit organizations such as Movers and Shakers NYC and the Malala Fund he continues to be a voice of change and innovator in his field.

In our gallery...

Sutu Eats Flies
http://www.sutueatsflies.com

Yo-Yo Lin
https://www.yoyolin.com

Will Roberts
www.augmentedpictures.com

Hannah Schilsky
https://www.hannahschilsky.com/digital.html


Alexandre Girardeau (aka Boulder Haze)
alexandregirardeau.com




More artists to be announced!

Banner artwork by Goro Fujita, illustrated in Quill

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