CURATED AS PART OF MY OWN PRIVATE NEON OASIS, MUSEUM OF BRISBANE
METAVERSE MAKEOVERS : HOLOGRAM HOLIDAY
Hologram Holiday features Augmented Reality enhanced manicures, dreamy exotica soundtrack, and hypersaturated in-flight entertainment, where customers are teleported to an elusive neon mirage while having a beauty treatment conducted by the Hologram Hostesses in iNails. .
Hologram Holiday exists as the next incarnation of Metaverse Makeovers – a series of AR infused site-specific interventions and performances in beauty salons.
Direction/ Producer / Transmedia Design: Thea Baumann
Producer: Willoh S. Weiland (Aphids)
Augmented Reality Design: Ben Ferns (Tokyo)
Film: Adele Wilkes
Sound Design: Alex Akers
Performer: Shian Law
Text contribution: Anna Sutton
Make-up: Lou McLaren
Metaverse Makeovers has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council for the Arts, its arts funding and advisory body and the City of Melbourne through their annual Arts Grant Program.