Digital Dance Performance, 2016

Ontologies of Desire is a Digital Dance Performance that explores the relationship between an AI researcher and his digital offspring.

The algorithm comes to life and starts a journey to discover the surrounding world of form, color, movement and emotions.

The Challenge

Build a system that captures a live 3D scan of the dancers, allow them to interact with physical simulation models, and map the projected image on the stage in real-time.

Technologies

Microsoft Kinect v2
Java
C++
OpenGL/GLSL
OpenCV
MIDI
Real-time Projection Mapping
Fluid, Particle and Rigid Body Simulation Systems

Festivals

Digitaliques (BE)