If you've ever gone to a museum or gallery, you've likely experienced or even interacted with animated content.
On Thursday, 26 January 2023 at 7:00 pm, join the team from ngx, a creative technology studio based in Vancouver, BC, as they share how storytelling, art, animation, and technology are integrated to elevate the visitor experience in museums and narrative spaces around the world.
In this presentation, leaders from the animation team will introduce the company and showcase projects that embed large format animations into architectural space and the exhibit design process.
The New Dimensions in Testimony project for the USC Shoah Foundation brings Holocaust survivors' testimony to life. We'll walk through the process of creating context for new audiences arriving at these stories of survival for the first time. Alex Greenberg will walk us through the conceptual and technical development of a historic and emotionally complex piece.
Our work for Xylem in Washington DC demonstrates the atmospheric possibilities for large format media pieces as architectural elements. Ray Elemento will unwrap the design and development process for a piece of 3D motion-graphics work that stands as a flagship touchpoint for Xylem's global brand.
We are the Vancouver Chapter of the Special Interest Group for Computer Graphics of the ACM. We are a non-profit scientific and professional society serving researchers, professionals and artists in the greater Vancouver area who are involved in the fields of computer graphics and interactive techniques. This includes 2D and 3D graphics, multimedia, visualization and simulation, as well as video games and virtual reality.
SIGGRAPH Professional Chapters form a global network within the SIGGRAPH community, each providing a geographically localized focus of activities and exchanges, and all contributing to the enthusiasm, creative energy and high standards of the SIGGRAPH annual conference.
The people and the organizations in the greater Vancouver area who are involved in these fields form a unique and exciting community, both in terms of technology and of culture. Our goal is to strengthen this community by providing frequent opportunities for both formal and informal communication among its members.