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The Aesthetics of Virtual Reality
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Grant Tavinor
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-30 - Publisher: Routledge

This is the first book to present an aesthetics of virtual reality media. It situates virtual reality media in terms of the philosophy of the arts, comparing them to more familiar media such as painting, film and photography. When philosophers have approached virtual reality, they have almost always done so
Virtual Aesthetics in Architecture
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Sara Eloy, Anette Kreutzberg, Ioanna Symeonidou
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Virtual Aesthetics in Architecture: Designing in Mixed Realities presents a curated selection of projects and texts contributed by leading international architects and designers who are using virtual reality technologies in their design process. It triggers discussion and debate on exploring the aesthetic potential and establishing its language as an expressive
Engaging Photorealistic VR
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Fiona Carroll
Categories: Architecture
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008 - Publisher:

This thesis investigates the potential of aesthetics in the design of Human-Computer Interactions (HCI). In particular, it aims to provide a means by which aesthetics can be applied in photorealistic virtual reality (VR) to create?engaging? experiences. Indeed, the author of this thesis suggests that much can be gained from looking
Narrative Cultures and the Aesthetics of Religion
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Dirk Johannsen, Anja Kirsch, Jens Kreinath
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-29 - Publisher: BRILL

Narrative Cultures and the Aesthetics of Religion studies narrativity as situated modes of engaging with reality in religious contexts across the globe, equally shaped by the immersive character of the stories told and the sensory qualities of their performances.
The Aesthetics of Discipleship
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Adrian Coates
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-30 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

Discipleship is embodied. Formation in the Christian life is not an otherworldly exercise but one that plays out in this world, interwoven with everyday sensory experience in ordinary life. The Aesthetics of Discipleship explores this dynamic through Kierkegaard’s framing of “aesthetic existence”—the sensory experience of being “in the moment”—further developed