With an undergraduate degree in New Media and a background in visual media, plus 15 years experience in education and [r]evolving technologies, Tyler has an interest in the intersection of media, art, technology and design. now embarking on his MFA journey, Tyler is exploring the mixed reality medium; how immersive interactive environments are expanding our potential as artists and designers, and creating the language of mixed reality.
Immersive media experiences, virtual reality, augmented reality, interaction, cognition, contemporary media landscapes, science fiction, tangibles
Echoes of an Imagined Past: Exploring the key elements of virtual and mixed reality through their portrayals in popular media. Using the technology of today to visualize past aspirations, I am constructing meta-objects that question what it is about virtual reality that captures our imagination, and how it relates to past media types.