Electric Medway presents Augmented River; 10 days of immersive events that will alter your perceptions of reality.
Opening on Friday 19 August, the popular digital festival
will include the mesmerising EXPONENTIAL by Lucid Creates at the Pentagon Shopping Centre, and Alice in VR Wonderland by Jasmin Vardimon Company at Chatham Library. DUSKWAVES will play an electronic music set at Victoria Gardens, while Hello Lamp Post will launch an artificial intelligence trail on heritage objects at St Mary’s Island and Rochester.
Developed with Hi3 Network, Voyage of Ancient Beasts will feature an augmented reality boat safari on the Edith May barge, whilst immersive company BRiGHTBLACK will bring their experimental streamed show The Black Rabbit to a pop up shop. Other activities will involve projections at Intra High Street and a performance at the submarine in Strood, a virtual programme online and much more. Get ready to immerse yourself in the surreal and fantastical world of metaverse Medway.
Full programme to be launched shortly.