Submergence is a large, immersive, walkthrough experience that uses many thousands individual points of suspended light to create feelings of presence and movement within physical space. In this way the installation transforms space into a hybrid environment where virtual and physical worlds coincide. 

As you enter the piece, you are walking into a space occupied by both real and virtual components, and you can affect both. In its entirety, an abstract narrative is formed with a gradual increase in tension, building to a final climax in which each movement has its own elements, atmosphere and responsiveness.

About the artist

Squidsoup is a UK-based international group of artists, researchers, technologists and designers working with digital and interactive media experiences. They combine physical and dynamic digital spaces with novel and intuitive forms of interaction to produce immersive, responsive and beguiling experiences.

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