The Philosopher Cube – a post-mortem

January 21st, 2011

The Philosopher Cube is , conceptually, an alien cube that has landed beside Rideau Centre, a shopping mall in Ottawa, looking for answers to some typically philosophical questions in an attempt to better understand the human race. Using a combination of C++, OpenGL, and 3D projection mapping techniques an illusion of this strange cube floating in front of Rideau Centre at the corner of Nicholas and Daly avenue, and manipulating the wall behind it to form its questions, is created.

Firuz Daud on The Fantasy of Reality: an Evening with Mark Coleran

July 8th, 2010

My name is Firuz Daud and it’s my pleasure today to be guest blogging on behalf of Art Engine about the Mark Coleran talk they graciously hosted. Just to recap, Mark is a designer of user interfaces for real software and also for Hollywood movies. He refers to his film work as FUIs, fantasy user […]