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[Title, Date]. InSite Archive. MSS 707. Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego.
The collaborative group VITAL SIGNS, composed of artists and computer programmers at the University of California, San Diego, created a computer-generated virtual reality environment using video projections that combined the real with the virtual. An effort to understand and investigate the then new virtual technology and its impact of the real gave rise to the group's project for inSITE94, titled "APPARITIONS." Within the created environment of "APPARITIONS" one could interact on screen under an assumed identity with other participants who had entered the created world. VITAL SIGNS members for inSITE94 included Sheldon Brown, Kelly Coyne, Cheryl Devereaux, Jason Ditmars, Brian Duggan, Christa Erickson, Dorota Jakubowski, Tim Nohe, Eric Riel, Mark Tribe, Niklas Vollmer and Payton White.
- Physical Description
virtual reality installation; computers; projectors (image projectors); reclining chairs
- Related Resource
Online finding aid
University of California, San Diego. University Art Gallery
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- Location Of Originals
This image is a scan of a 35mm color slide from the InSite Archive (MSS 707, Box 311, Folder 01, Item 395)
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Special Collections & Archives, UC San Diego, La Jolla, 92093-0175 (https://lib.ucsd.edu/sca)
Film, Audio, Video and Digital Art
Sculpture and Installations
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