Engaging Audiences at the Intersection of Art + Technology + Place
The Downtown Center BID is launching an exciting new project - Grand Ave Augmented - a virtual walking tour showcasing the major cultural institutions, key properties, outdoor spaces, amenities, and attractions of Grand Avenue through augmented reality (AR). The program will launch at Grand Ave Arts All Access in October 2022.
Project Timeline: July 21, 2022 - Hands-on Content Creation Workshop July 28, 2022 - RFP deadline August 2, 2022 - Selected Artists will be notified via email September 30, 2022 - Completed artwork submitted October 7-21, 2022 - Add to platform and testing October 22, 2022 - Installations open Duration - 1 year
Looking to get involved? Artists, local businesses and institutions interested in contributing AR artwork or just learning more about Grand Avenue Augmented are encouraged to watch the workshop recording (passcode: ?o?B@6mB) from June 28. The workshop included a presentation of the overall project vision, proposed installation sites, the AR platform being utilized and the production process and timeline. No prior AR experience is required.