Performances & Events


A Whale’s World: An Audiovisual Interactive Installation and Performance

A Performing Arts Technology Thesis Project produced by Qi Shen

April 20, 2024 | 7:00 pm

Chip Davis Technology Studio
Earl V. Moore Building
1100 Baits Dr
Ann Arbor, MI 48109

Free - no tickets required

Embark on a creative journey as Qi Shen delves into the realms of space, sound, and light in the ongoing project A Whale’s World. This innovative endeavor aims to forge meaningful connections with the human experience within the embrace of nature. Through a fusion of audiovisual interactive installations and performance art, attendees will engage in a multi-sensory exploration of the natural world. The project integrates cutting-edge motion tracking technology, incorporating both acoustic and inertial tracking technologies for an immersive and interactive design experience. Join us for an unforgettable evening of artistry and exploration.

Producer: Qi Shen
Advisor: Michael Gurevich, Sile O’Modhrain, Stephen Rush
Technical Support: Kiera Saltz, Greg Laman
Poster Designer: Salem Loucks
Photographer: Sin-Yu Deng
Supporting Contributors: Eloysa Zelada, Adam Schmidt, David Minnix

This thesis performance is presented in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree Master of Arts in Media Arts.

Free In Person North Campus Degree Recital