We’re all a aflutter today over “Peeling Layers of Space Out of Thin Air,” an awesome new multi-layer project on the Layar platform from a group of talented architects at Architecture OMI in Ghent, NY.
The project uses beautiful interactive 3D models and animation, as well as other Layar 5.0 features to create a truly immersive AR experience!
If you can make it to Ghent, NY for the opening this Saturday, July 9, we’d love to see your screenshots and videos!
In the meantime, check out this impressive video of Kol/Mac‘s “What is Space?” layer.
OPENING SATURDAY JULY 9 2011 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Architecture Omi presents
Augmented Reality: Peeling Layers of Space Out of Thin Air
AUGMENTED REALITY BY ARCHITECTS @ OMI
Architects: Acconci Studio, Asymptote, Cleater Studio, Kol/Mac, Metaxy, Leeser
Architecture, Studio Daniel Libeskind, SHoP, and SITE
Curator: John Cleater / Program Director: Peter Franck
Adviser and Documentation: Mark Skwarek and Will Pappenheimer
THE FIELDS SCULPTURE PARK at OMI
1405 County Route 22 Ghent, New York 12075
Bring your smart phone for an evening of architecture in the landscape.
By pointing your iPhone or Android at the sky, you will see virtual pieces of architecture
installed in the physical landscape at Omi.
For more information email email@example.com, visit www.artomi.org or call 518-392-4740.
Update: This project was also featured in the Wall Street Journal on August 31. Check it out!