New Virtual Reality programs

Creative Experience has offered virtual reality programming using the library's HTC-Vive headset since fall 2016. This winter and spring, we present two new programs: Virtual Nature Experience (all ages)  offers participants of all ages an opportunity to relax, de-stress, explore, and create your own worlds in the stunningly immersive environments of Nature Treks VR, using…
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Jake of All Trades

Jacob L.E. Oliver is a visual artist, poet, and musician. He lives a couple of blocks away from Central and is a regular in Creative Experience, coming at least a few days a week to work on digital art or music. “There are too many resources in this place to just do one thing,” he…
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Experimental Experience

If you walked into Creative Experience on September 30th, you would have seen something like this: Local media artists Chad Eivins and Kevin Harris transformed Creative Experience with their site-specific video and film installation, The Contemporary Prehistory of Digital Video, which included a performance and interactive elements. The sound you hear in this video is made up…
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Meet Ana Gomez

If you’ve been to Creative Experience in the last month, you may have met Ana Gomez. Hailing from the Ex’treme Institute, Ana has been working with us as an intern extraordinaire, sharing her beatmaking chops, working one-on-one with patrons, developing trainings for staff, and scoring a short video about Creative Experience. Ana got her first…
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Podcasting in Creative Experience

Creative Experience has everything you need to podcast including a Recording Room and four "Pods" with  hardware and software for recording and editing, including the recent addition of Callnote Pro for capturing Skype interviews. Creative Experience  periodically offers free workshops, as well as free online classes and tutorials to get you started with these facilities. Last month, Creative…
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Virtual Creativity

Creative Experience launched virtual reality programming at St. Louis Public Library last fall. Since then, patrons at all neighborhood branches had the opportunity to try out the library's HTC-Vive headset, playing games and visiting virtual locations in The Lab. (Check out these blog posts for more details: Virtual Reality Sneak Peek and Virtual Reality Programming Expands.…
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Animated to Life

Clay, paper, shells, and googly eyes all came to life in Creative Experience last Wednesday. A full room of adults and teens attended artist Sarah Paulsen’s Animated to Life workshop, which introduced participants to 3-D stop-motion animation and guided them through the process of making their own videos. Sarah started the workshop by sharing clips…
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Ableton Day

Despite snow and bad driving conditions due to St. Patrick's Day festivities, about 30 people made it to Creative Experience for Ableton Day last Saturday. This event was the result of a new partnership between Creative Experience and Sonic Arts United, a local non-profit dedicated to increasing minority representation in music and audio production. As a…
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