New Realms of Expression : An interview with Costume Designer Annie Temmink

New Realms of Expression : An interview with Costume Designer Annie Temmink

A Charlottesville-based sculptor and costume designer, Annie Temmink recently showcased her work in the traveling World of Wearable Art exhibition. From stints building houses, working in woodshops, fabric dye studios, and alongside celebrity designers in Los Angeles, Annie now works independently.  Drawing on a range of fabrication techniques she invents outlandish costumes from everyday objects that celebrate individuality, improvisation, and whimsy. Find her on Instagram @artemmink

Her passion for simple and sustainable materials, high tech fabrication processes, and kinetic movement has inspired a desire to expand the creative potential for expression in the performing arts by collaborating with creative technologists.  Read on to learn more...

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Wisp from Wan Tseng: Erotic Wearable Technology

Wisp from Wan Tseng: Erotic Wearable Technology

Wisp is a breakthrough in wearable technology, the erotic industry, and women's sex lives! Using passive stimulus like smell and vibration, Wisp can be activated remotely with an app to trigger arousal for the user. The final product will look more like jewelry than technology, and hopes to increase healthy sexual intimacy between partners. Wan Tseng has been showing her work all over the world, representing design for women by women in a predominantly male industry. Yyou can learn more about this innovative creative technologist on her website at http://wantseng.com/Wisp

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What You Should Know to Start Working with Virtual Reality: NovaKitten Interview Part 3

What You Should Know to Start Working with Virtual Reality: NovaKitten Interview Part 3

The Virtual Reality industry is rapidly changing every few months, but beginners should not be afraid! There is so much potential and room in this market to grow and innovate! Elaina Woods of NovaKitten tells Clever Tech Digest some basic tools and things beginners should know.

NovaKitten Productions is an Austin based Virtual Reality and Film production company. Born out of a group of UT Austin Students, NovaKitten works on commercial and gaming VR projects, in addition to an array of other Film Projects. This small start up focuses on developing a fun learning-centric storytelling community and is pioneering immersive mediums and collaborative cross disciplinary projects.

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VR's Social Impact: NovaKitten Interview Part 2

VR's Social Impact: NovaKitten Interview Part 2

Creative Technologists must carry the heavy burden of how new user experiences and consumer technologies will shape future generations. Clever Tech Digest talks to Elaina Woods of NovaKitten about the potential social influence Virtual Reality can have in our lives.

 NovaKitten Productions is an Austin based Virtual Reality and Film production company. Born out of a group of UT Austin Students, NovaKitten works on commercial and gaming VR projects, in addition to an array of other Film Projects. This small start up focuses on developing a fun learning-centric storytelling community and is pioneering immersive mediums and collaborative cross disciplinary projects.

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VR, Storytelling and Audience Autonomy: NovaKitten Interview Part 1

VR, Storytelling and Audience Autonomy: NovaKitten Interview Part 1

Meet Elaina Woods of NovaKitten Productions, an Austin based Virtual Reality and Film production company. Born out of a group of UT Austin Students, NovaKitten works on commercial and gaming VR projects, and focuses on developing a fun learning-centric storytelling community. This small company focuses on collaborative storytelling, and is pioneering immersive mediums for narrative.

Clever Tech Digest sat down with Elaina to explain how she got exposed to VR and more about this developing industry.

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