Resurrection: Goodbye Rhino


Publication/Creation Date
2017
Creators/Contributors
Inde Mobile AR (creator)
Media Type
YouTube Clip
Persuasive Intent
Art
Description
This app introduces viewers to the three last white rhinos. Geo-located outside of their natural habitat and in highly touristic sites in NYC, these rhinos make viewers contemplate issues of sustainability, and environment and animal protection.  

This app demonstrates the AR category of Revival of Past. In this category, virtual contents is used to reactivate or enliven past events. This is not a documentation of events, but rather a digital reconstruction of the past, intended to make us ponder how the present is different from the past.

Read more:
Inde. (2017) "Goodbye Rhinos."  https://www.indestry.com/news/2017/10/22/the-last-three-northern-white-rhinos-to-be-digitally-resurrected-in-new-york-using-augmented-reality.
HCI Platform
Carryables
Discursive Type
Inventions
Location on Body
Hand
Marketing Keywords
Inde, Resurrection
Source
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hKocbyiN6To

Related Items
Inde Mobile AR
Date archived
August 10 2020
Last edited
October 13 2020
How to cite this entry
Inde Mobile AR. (2017). "Resurrection: Goodbye Rhino". Fabric of Digital Life. https://fabricofdigitallife.com/index.php/Detail/objects/4695