When We Die

Dana Abrassart, Leslie E Ruckman, Paula Ceballos Delgado

When We Die is a meditation on our own mortality and an examination on attitudes towards dying in Western Culture as told through a VR experience.



When We Die is a virtual-reality guided mediation and exploration of dying in western culture. The experience consists of an abstract virtual reality scene coupled with spatialized audio recordings of interviews with a physician and hospice care worker. The experience asks users to think about death in a more present and practical manner.


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