Articles

Welcome to Limina’s selection of opinion pieces about immersive media and its place in society.

Here you can access our CEO Catherine Allen’s original articles as well as her republished columns from Wired Magazine, The Arts Society Magazine and more. 

A new art form is born

A new art form is born

[First published in The Arts Society Magazine, 2018] Can magic tricks be art? A strange question to pose, you might think. What’s this got to do with virtual reality? Arthur C. Clarke’s legendary third law of technology is that “any sufficiently advanced technology is...

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VR wasn’t built in a day

VR wasn’t built in a day

This view is in podcast form, as part of the excellent podcast series Machine Unlearning. Our CEO Catherine Allen appeared on the Machine Unlearning podcast in early 2021 and discussed VR technology, her journey into the industry, the bodily impact of technology and...

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VR panic: why we should listen to public concern about VR

VR panic: why we should listen to public concern about VR

[First published in Wired magazine, 2018] Ever been tempted to get high with virtual reality? Well, you're in luck: Microsoft is developing "hallucination experiences" – at least according to certain sections of the media. In late 2016, dozens of news outlets claimed...

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