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Beyond the controller

Turner, Jane (2010) Beyond the controller. [Performance]

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Performance / presentation given at Freeplay 2010, Melbourne, Victoria as an invited guest for a session entitled "Beyond the controller"

This performance intended to review the follies of tangible interface design for games since the appearance of games specific control peripherals in the 1980s. In this work I examine: Technology as prosthesis – designed artefacts that enable interaction in a virtual world; Technology as the dream of virtuality – mind-ware. IN each instance the controller DICTATES the form of interaction

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ID Code: 42505
Item Type: Creative Work (Performance)
Material: Visual Materials
Number of Pieces: 1
Locations/Venues:
Location: From date: To date:
State Library of Victoria 2010-08-20 2010-08-21
Keywords: Computer Games, Interaction Design, Interface Design
Subjects: Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > STUDIES IN CREATIVE ARTS AND WRITING (190000) > FILM TELEVISION AND DIGITAL MEDIA (190200) > Computer Gaming and Animation (190202)
Divisions: Current > Research Centres > Australasian CRC for Interaction Design (ACID)
Past > Disciplines > Art & Design
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Creative Industries Faculty
Past > Institutes > Institute for Creative Industries and Innovation
Copyright Owner: Copyright 2010 Jane Turner
Deposited On: 08 Jul 2011 08:35
Last Modified: 01 Mar 2012 10:37

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