‘A.N.X.I.E.T.Y.’ is a 360 web musical experience. The user is invited into the brain of an anxious artist, to hear the inner-most thoughts, represented as a 6-part harmony placed in a 360 space. Navigating the 3D space, the user can turn the thoughts on and off. Each thought is sung and accompanied by ambient sounds — heartbeat and percussion sounds.
6 part harmony, before recording lyrics
Six Phrase Concepts Ideas
Upon clicking ENTER, the user will approach the 3D model of the artist’s head (created using photogrammetry) and go into the back of the cavernous brainspace.
Reference of a 3D model in the browser, using Three.js
Early Cinema4D rendering
This image shows the center, inside the brain, with all 6 a-capella vocals currently turned on (in red).
The piece will be made in Three.js, akin to these two pieces:
Diagram of user experience:
Each endpoint has animations associated with the thought. Rough work-in-progress screen grab:
Inner lining of the brain might be comprised of photo collages