Court is now in session

Today is the day we all displayed our works. We still had the morning and afternoon to finish up our ideas. So we spent that time planning out what our performance would look like. We…

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Spaghetti coding, culinary arts?

Turns out we were a bit too ambitious with our plans. It was very hard getting around the clunky UI of Google Dialogflow. A lot of the things we wanted to do are just not…

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Revisiting the bots

After reflecting on our work, we were tasked to revisit the bots and continue strengthening our concepts. My group specifically was tasked with removing ‘inside jokes’ to prevent alienating the audience we will be presenting…

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Bots

At the beginning of the day Vitor taught us the beginnings of thinking creatively with bots. Bots in this context being digital actors in an imagined creative intervention. Throughout the day the class was split…

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Plan a conversation

As a challenge for the weekend Vitor gave us the following exercise. I decided to use my programming knowledge to create an abstract visualization of the conversation. Since programming is something I want to further…

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How to serve a billionaire

Today we had an entire day with Vitor Freire from the creative studio Imagination of Things. We focused on fiction. The concept of things that are only real because we believe them to be. In…

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The First Touch

Today we had guest lessons from two iArts alumni Rowan and Hannah Eenhoorn. The class was split into two, Rowan taught us how to be more present and together in the group by doing various…

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