Introduction to Spark AR Studio: Augmented Reality and the Arts

Luke Draper

  • Format: Webinar/Workshop
  • Duration: 60mins
  • Language: English
  • Ages: All ages
  • When: 26/06/2020 11:00 am
  • Recorded: Yes

This introductory course will teach you how to create Instagram and Facebook filters and share ways in which art projects can be implemented in different ways through augmented reality and social media. Luke Draper founded gaming company Hero Entertainment, specialising in mobile game development and Augmented Reality (AR) in 2018. He has created a filter portfolio that as of today, has been seen by 24 million people. Hero Entertainment’s goal is to integrate art into the modern world through the use of technology and broadening the definition of what it means to ‘play video games’, promoting creativity and interacting with a game beyond just using a controller or sitting alone at a laptop.

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Presented as part of Creativate Digital Arts Festival.

CREDITS

Presenter: Luke Draper

ABOUT THE ARTISTS

Hero Entertainment is a gaming company specialising in mobile game development and Augmented Reality (AR), founded in 2018 by Luke Draper. It has produced games such as RapSteady, which made it to the number 1 spot on the Apple Appstore in the music game category, and has created a filter portfolio that as of today, has been seen by 24 million people, with it’s most popular filter being “Musical Roulette”. Contributing to that portfolio is its very own proudly South African filter “How Kiff Are You?” created for local artist The Kiffness. Hero Entertainment’s goal is to integrate art into the modern world through the use of technology and broadening our definition of what it means to ‘play video games’, promoting creativity and interacting with a game beyond just using a controller or sitting alone at a laptop.