Hereborn Park is a virtual web XR experience of cosmic proportions, where visitors skate through a portal of memory, pain, and struggle beyond time and space.
Cosmic Circle introduces the first icon of Hereborn Park, Kasama—a Cosmic guide who grants wayward souls facing existential crises a skating experience to transcend painful memories and struggles. She delivers them into the abyss of joy beyond time and space, offering us a moment to love, heal, and restore our relationship to our own past.
Evolving from Eyebeam’s Rapid Response 2020 program and featured in the New Frontier section of the 2021 Sundance Film Festival, Beyond the Breakdown is a browser extension that reimagines algorithmic suggestion engines. It asks, “How can we hack the ways we engage with media and each other online and IRL? How can this intervention offer a space for self-reflection where we notice ourselves playing into broken systems, and take back control?”
Location: Virtual Date: 2021-ongoing With: Lauren Lee McCarthy and Grace Lee Press: Medium & Engadget,, 2021
A self-aware fintech A.I. creates a new wealth class while searching for the author of the whitepaper which catalyzed its existence. An experiential comic (AR, VR, XR) which prototypes an aspirational future in which we could all thrive.
Born in the Sundance New Frontier/USC Worldbuilding Institute Future of Work Worldbuilding Residency and further developed in the IFP/RYOT/Verizon 5G Storytelling Residency, Whitepaper exemplifies a new form of storytelling which aims to not only create an engaging extended-reality thriller with unforgettable characters, but also lay the foundation for a new social-good crypto-currency platform.
Location: Virtual Date: 2021-ongoing Artists: Aaron Tucker, Chris Peterson, Letterer: Jim Cambell/And World Design Press: Light Reading
(Serenity) is an artificial intelligence prototype that evolves concierge chatbats in an attempt to better serve online community values and interactions.
It would be just another day for Leonard, except The Commission, a shadow organization tasked with keeping members up to snuff on their “blackness,” is hot on his trail for his latest infraction. An afternoon with the love of his life, Lona, goes off course as a missing ID Card escalates into questions of loyalty, life, and love...
Diretor/Executive Producer: Pete Chatmon Producers: Christina DeHaven, Tony Patrick, Dorian Missick, Dylan Verrechia, ELEW Production Designer: Drew Renard Droege Editor: K.A. Miille Costume Designer: Tysha Ampadu Music: ELEW Sound Design: Sam Miille Creator/Voiceover: Tony Patrick