Pathways into Alternative Futures VR

created by the Systems Change Hive Collective

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I C I M A G E  
                            The Hive in process ︎︎︎

Pathways into Alternative Futures Full Credits 
Mixed Reality Development and Installation with the Systems Change Hive & ONCA Gallery

Sound worlds

Audio testimonies from our storytellers Faumuina Felolini Tafunai, Otter Lieffe, Charlotte Pulver

Ensemble voices: Maisey Hewitt, Molly Astley, Annie Elliott and the HIVE collective

Sound design and Music - Envy aka Liam Eshghi-Luck

Music, additional audio - Sam Hewitt

VR Creative team

Thomas Buckley - Developer, 3D design, Interactivity development

Cliff Crawford - Developer, User testing, 3D design, Interactivity development

Rita Habib - Set design and installation

Rebecca McDonald-Balfour - Project development and visual development

Story & interviews: Rita HabibKate Genevieve, Sam Hewitt, Thomas Buckley, Cliff Crawford, Andy Baker

Ben Ireland, Emily Hallows, Tyler Van der Berg, Gregory Campbell, Molly Astley, Annie Elliott, Antonia Slater - Project development and creative story-telling

Alexandra Stuart-Hutcheson - Interactivity development and Usability 

Idil Bozkurt - photography, visual design & communication

Antonia Slater - Communications

Website - Kate Genevieve, Rita Habib, Antonia Slater


With thanks to Andy Baker, for technology training, guidance and mentoring

To Idil Bozkurt lead curator of Hidden Paths the Hive’s touring exhibition

Lucy Wood for project management and mentorship

Kate Genevieve and Sam Hewitt - Creative mentors and facilitators of the Hive in Brighton

Becky Ayre, Nathan OxleyDavid Holyoake, Oxana Lopatina, Julie Doyle and Mia Underwood for additional mentoring, research and management

User Testing training from Michelle Proksell

With special thanks to David Holyoake Founder and Creative Director of Swarm Dynamics and initiator of the HIVE, Professor Julie Doyle Director of the Centre for Spatial, Environmental and Cultural Politics at University of Brighton and artist Persephone Pearl, the co-director of ONCA Gallery


With thanks to ALL whom engaged with the project and for creative support, permissions and inspiration from:

Leigh Dowsett, Oxana Lopatina and Tibor Miklos and all at Swarm Dynamics and Maf’J Alvarez, Rosalie Hoskins and the community at Fusebox Wired Sussex. To the researchers of the STEPS Centre at University of Sussex - Nathan Oxley, Andrea Brock, Lyla Mehta, Patrick Huff, Andy Stirling, Adrian Smith and Amber HuffPersephone Pearl and the ONCA Gallery team. Sholeh Johnston at The Field and Julie’s BicycleDonna CloseIdil Bozkurt and Josh Redfearn at New Grounds, Anna BetzGeorge Pór and Avi Khalil Campus Co-EvolveMaata Wharehoka, Tracey Benson and  Parihaka  Puanga Kai Rau Festival and Ian Clothier at Intercreate, Mick Taylor and Hummingbird Project Brighton and Together Co. Pilgrimage of the Spring UK and Further Arts Vanuatu, Holochain and Bretton Woods 75, Creston Davis at the Global Center for Advanced Studies theGCAS.org and Erik Bordeleau.

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We celebrate creative inclusion, deep listening and shared learning ︎

If you would like to offer your own creative response or record your own testimony about the future that you live for, we welcome your input.

Please visit: Creative Responses
Or mail us at info@systemschangehive.org

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All individual artworks and recorded or written testimonies on this site are the sole property of the individual creators. The  distribution rights remain the sole property of the artist.

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