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Ennead Architects

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2 Gansevoort Street
New York, NY 10014 United States
October 2016
October 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Communicating the Unbuilt: Ennead Architects and Virtual Reality

The Real – Unreal: Perhaps the most compelling metaphor for VR is the metaversedescribed in Neal Stephenson’s Snow Crash, where a single hundred-meter-wide road runs the entire circumference of a featureless black sphere, where avatars interact freely with one another and develop real estate -- the only limitations being an avatar’s height and the software capabilities of its coder. Seem like science fiction? Consider Facebook’s $2 billion acquisition of a small Kickstarter project known as Oculus in June 2014. For…

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