Why can’t a sword be used to create an art piece? What if spirit animals followed you on a bike ride? Shouldn’t
a pool light up with animations when you jump in? At Red Paper Heart, these are the odd questions that they ask each other – and they are about playing with users expectations of physical objects. Enter the transformative world of interactive installations. Deftly alternating between gratifying and confounding deep seated expectations can create surprising moments of delight. In this session, Zander will talk about swords, music boxes and how they created surprisingly immersive art installations with them. And why cats can’t hold swords.