Tamiko Thiel: The Travels of Mariko Horo

  • ©2006, Tamiko Thiel, The Travels of Mariko Horo

Title:


    The Travels of Mariko Horo

Artist(s):


Symposium:


Venue(s):


Creation Year:

    2006

Medium:


    interactive 3D installation

Artist Statement:


    The Travels of Mariko Horo is an interactive 3D installation. Participants are able to change the virtual environment as a result of their movements and actions. Mariko is a fictitious character from Japan time traveling between the 12th and 22nd century, and through her eyes participants can experience the exotic and mysterious Occident.


Sponsors:


    Support from the Japan Foundation, the Kyoto Art Center, Center for Advanced Visual Studies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology and Bitmanagement Software GmbH


Category: