After exhibiting my novel at Buch Wien, I’m contemplating why some publishers are so resistant to anything digital. … More What’s the deal with digital and book fairs?
At the Frankfurter Buchmesse, this Indonesian Start-up presented its unique blend of the written word and virtual reality. Their augmented reality adds virtual elements to the physical world. Rather than emulating the interactivity of video games, this is an entirely new medium. The company sees their innovation as the future of publishing, which will not be able to … More The written word meets virtual reality
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When you watch the video it quickly becomes clear that the rumours of art being healing can be true to a certain extent. In this case theatre allows refugees to cope with trauma, express their fears and also gives them a voice to raise awareness of the situation they are in now. While they may … More Refugees reclaiming their voice through theatre
While wandering through London, looking for examples of how brands try to interact with people in public spaces, I also came across this. This image sprayed onto Waterloo Bridge did make me curious enough to follow the fairies’ trail online. I found out that this was actually a Marks & Spencer campaign from last Christmas. … More Brand marketing: a fairytale
Anyone who has recently been around Waterloo station can hardly have missed the immense promotion efforts for the new Jurassic Park film. The trailer runs on screens between train announcements. There are banners detailing the different kinds of dinosaurs. Then there are signs on the floor and escalators. And how could I almost forget: There are … More Brands in public spaces