Exhibition of virtual reality contents, “Digital November”
Friday 29th and Saturday 30th of November 2019, the French Embassy to Bahrain organized, in collaboration with the Bahrain Internet Society, an exhibition of virtual reality contents, in the framework of “Digital November”.
The exhibition featured French artworks, pioneers in this field, such as the impressive “The Scream”, an adaptation of the famous painting of Edvard Munch, by the French designers Sandra Paugam and Charles Ayats, along with Bahraini contents of all sorts : games, virtual reality applied to real estate, views of ancient Bahrain (Dilmun)… The students from NGN training even designed an artwork specially for the occasion : a virtual visit linking Paris to Manama!
A hundred of curious people came to discover this new media by putting headsets, and let themselves dive into these immersive realities. The event also featured a masterclass by the French designer Charles Ayats, that gathered academics, students and enthusiasts.