"We were very proud to be Arts & Culture finalists for Girmit #Tech4GoodAwards earlier this week. We were in excellent company and were excited to be part of such a great awards event." Nutkhut

A buzzy week with variety of PlayLa.bZ recent DIY experience collaborations, research papers & release...

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"The project deals with subjects including migration, isolation, humanity, pain, loss of identity, re-creation, culture, survival & hope, something every person can, in one way or another, recognise & identify with." Nutkhut #GirmitWorld

A long & winding maker journey, with an incredible creator...

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Invitation to the Kimatica & Art In Flux launch of "Transcendence VR" at the National Gallery X

Transcendence VR will be showcasing a 360-degree video experience, created in collaboration with PlayLa.Bz, and a 3D scanned performative sculpture created in collaboration with artist Eva Sbaraini.


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“The ideas we have seen can truly make a significant impact on society..." Dr Ian Campbell, Innovate UK Executive Chair

Fab Friday feels & magic to share the news our 4D spatial-casting for Social Good idea is one of the lucky Innovate UK R&D winners, with Ravensbourne University London.

Big th...

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Our collective home is in the process of being turned totally upside down which is leading to strife for almost all life on Earth.

We know it’s preventable. And we know it’s not going to save itself.

So, it is up to us to solve it. But what levers can we pull? Reducing our carbon footprint is e...

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‘Sci-fi’ tech at your fingertips

“Digifest isn’t a shop window. It isn’t just about theoretical future-gazing or about showcasing tech that may or may not be of value. It’s a vibrant environment with technology integrated so people can see how it works and see how it would enhance education.” Be...

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a month ago
Discovering PlaylabZ was one of those chance encounters you read about in an autobiography - change happening in China at the end of 2019 - with Europe, via Italy becoming headline news at the beginning of a pandemic year. I enrolled on an AR course at Ravensbourne and the lecturer had the generosity of kindness to introduce our cohort to the building - and specifically to the laboratory of ideas that is PlaylabZ - if an academic centre is worth it narrative then an experimental, playful laboratory of tech is a pre requisite of any centre of learning - kudos to the senior management team of Ravensbourne for the hindsight and foresight to support a collective of mavericks -- meeting Jem was a collision of ideas, creative and mind-fullness - whilst I was playing games on my prized ZX Spectrum in the early 1980's, the founders of PLaylabz, were, playing, disassembling and tinkering with the technology - ahead of the curve always and now, a collaboration for life. Girmit which we made t...
- Ajay C
4 months ago
I saw the works by PlayLa.bZ at Mozilla Festival and visualized many amazing works beyond imagination on multi-dimensional spaces. This is a great space for innovation and gives opportunities to collaborate with many artists, developers and organizations throughout the globe.
- Bhuvana M
2 months ago
Always so helpful when in need to students!
- Kamile D

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Multi-dimensional Arts & Social Mixed Reality Experience Zone 

An award winning transformative creative space for students, incubation & enterprise to collaborate, tinker & rapid prototype ideas with multi dimensional computer vision, emerging tech & new creative media. 

"​In the corner of a UK research center is a rather unassuming blue room. It's in this room, however, where the future of virtual, augmented & mixed reality content creation lies – & it's called HoloPortal."​ MSN News 

"You are giving Max an opportunity to learn and create that I never thought would be possible..." Max's Mum 

"Although you are creating something that’s out of this world it’s very important to understand, that you are still within this world and that’s where the magic lays .. thank you" Ravensbourne Graduate

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