Funded PhD Opportunity in XR Heritage (Deadline Extended)

Key Details “Community-centred heritage and language revitalisation powered by creative technologies and immersive storytelling“ Supervised by Dr Fabrizio Galeazzi, Prof Viren Swami, Dr Sebastian Rasinger Funded PhD Project (UK Students Only) Closes Monday May 13, 2024 Begins September 2024 Cambridge, UK About the Project This PhD will explore how creative technologies and immersive storytelling can … Read more

Immerse UK Awards University Tour

Join us in Cambridge on the 7th of February for the Immerse UK Awards 2024 University Tour. In partnership with Immerse UK, StoryLab is excited to host the Cambridge presentation of the Immerse UK Awards 2024 University Tour. The tour is a series of networking events across the UK highlighting information about the 2024 awards. ... Read more

ArcheoVirtual 2023

Our innovative story-driven archival KTP project Immersive Antarctica was showcased at ArcheoVirtual as part of The Mediterranean Exchange of Archaeological Tourism, the only event in the world, with the patronage of UNESCO and UNWTO, UN’s government bodies for Culture and Tourism.  This was a great opportunity to give the project more exposure on an international stage, as well … Read more

StoryLab attends Graphics for Cultural Heritage 2023

GCH23 Logo consisting of a stylised statue head to the left and the text CGH23" to the right

From the 4th to the 6th of September 2023, the 21st Eurographics Workshop on Graphics and Cultural Heritage (GCH 2023) was organised in the astonishing location of Salento (Lecce, Italy), for the first time as a joint event and in co-location with XRSalento (XRSalento 2023). StoryLab was in attendance, demonstrating the Immersive Antarctica project.

Stories In Transition: Policy and Practice Showcase at the National Army Museum

How can arts, culture, and sport transform lives? What evidence-based practices can organisations use to produce transformational support? This exclusive showcase event brought together stakeholders from across the military, veterans, and charitable sector for a discussion of evidence-based practices that underpin impact and change, together with a preview of three short films co-created with veterans’ charities: … Read more

Congratulations to StoryLab PhD student, Emily Godden, for selection at Sheffield Doc Fest

Congratulations to StoryLab PhD student and Digital Media Production Lecturer, Emily Gooden, who has been selected as an Alternate Reality Talent Artist for Sheffield Doc Fest.  The initiative exists to foster collaborations between artists, collectives, creatives and organisations focused on using digital technologies to experiment and play with non-fiction boundaries, as well as push storytelling in ... Read more

Stories of Heritage Innovation and Sustainability Exhibition (23 Sept – 6 Oct 2022)

The creative integration of new emerging technologies and storytelling may indeed have the potential to promote the creation of powerful experiences that effect meaningful social and cultural change.  As such the development and democratisation of existing and emerging technologies such as Extended Reality (XR), metaverse and Web3.0 paradigm can enable stories to be told and ... Read more

Immersive Antarctica

Immersive Antarctica is an InnovateUK funded project, enabling the UK Antarctic Heritage Trust (UKAHT) to make its unique Antarctic bases, heritage, climate, and archival stories available to a global audience through the use of immersive technologies and the integration of 3D visualisation, gaming, film and audio-visual archive. This collaboration between UKAHT and StoryLab aims to demonstrate ... Read more