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Futurists Want to Transform Black Mirror’s Dystopia into Something Better

April 14, 2017

VentureBeat’s Dean Takahashi features a piece about an upcoming LA-bsed project aimed at inspiring more hopeful narratives (in comparison to Netflilx’s Black Mirror) of the future.

 

The goal of the experiment is to seed realities into our future using the power of storytelling and collective hashtagging, the organizers said.

The project will be held at the virtual reality online media company Upload VR’s new UploadLA incubator and mixed reality studio. The effort is organized by L.A. futurist and artist Zenka. Participants from research facilities such as California State University Northridge and the University of Southern California Institute for Creative Technology.

Read the full article on VentureBeat.