The technology is evidently not perfect, but in my opinion it just adds to the charm. I liked this experience, though the introductory video was a little confusing (It appeared behind me and I only saw black until I realized)
A downloadable VR experience for Windows
Originally made as part of a live performance at the People’s Hall in Nottingham, a Georgian building with a rich history, Dis_place is a response to the site - highlighting the memories and histories revealed by the decaying building's features.
As a dance practitioner Kerryn has always been fascinated by the intersections between technology and the live moving body, the juxtaposition of flesh and visceral movement with notions of digital intimacy.
Ben Neal (Psicon Lab) is an Arts-focused, freelance Creative Technologist, digital artist, programmer, games/gadget builder and educator.
Download and extract the .zip file.
Double click the Dis_place.exe application to play.
Please be aware that the VR experience is preceded by an introductory video.
Suitable for HTC Vive / Cosmos and Oculus Rift VR headsets, plus Oculus Quest 2 via Link cable or AirLink. We also recommend you have Steam VR installed for the best experience. Press a button to begin once loaded.
To run on a flatscreen monitor press the M key for menu and choose "VRSimulator", then use the mouse to look around and the W, A, S, D keys to walk.