ROCK project’s emotions installation – in the top ten
installation developed in the implementation of the ROCK project carried out by
the City of Vilnius and VGTU scientists was elected to the top ten in the first
Vilnius Light Festival, which took place on 25 – 27 of January.
emotions stand created by the City of Vilnius in cooperation with the Vilnius Gediminas
Technical University, which would light up the Monument of Three Crosses in a
respective colour depending on the emotion of a person standing in the stand,
was one of the objects in the 3.7 km-long route of light installations, which
received the most likes in social networks.
changing every three seconds on the Monument of Three Crosses reflect the
strongest emotions, states and expressions of happiness of passers-by captured
by sensors at different locations in the capital city.
of Three Crosses would light up in one of the seven colours representing a
certain human emotion or physiological state: green meaning happy, blue – sad,
yellow – frightened or upset, purple – excited or interested, orange –
disgusting or bored, blue – sad, and red – angry.
Vilnius celebrated its 696th birthday full of light and many celebrating people – according to calculations made by organizers of the festival, about 130 000 residents and guests of Vilnius saw the 27 light installations displayed for three consecutive evenings.
On 22 March,
a traditional Open Day event was held in Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
(VGTU). This year, there were almost 500 pupils in the event who were
interested in the study programmes offered by VGTU and who were thinking of
relating their future with technology. During the event,... ❯❯❯
Specialists of Vilnius city municipality administration Ernesta
Vaišvilaitė and Marius Kurlavičius attended the event in Athens during which SynAthina
platform was presented. The platform serves as a tool for city dwellers to submit
proposals or projects and thus improve their city, make it... ❯❯❯
Vilnius celebrated its 696th birthday full of light and with crowds of enlighted people – according to the calculations made by the organizers of the event, about 130 000 visitors of the festival enjoyed 27 light installations displayed for three consecutive evenings.
The entire route of... ❯❯❯
The first Vilnius Light Festival promises surprises to Vilnius citizens and the city guests during the capital's birthday (January 25). One of them is the illumination on the Three Crosses Monument when the emotions and the physiological state (pulse, the rate of breathing )of the passers-by... ❯❯❯
Initiated in 2017, the “ROCK” European project (Regeneration and Optimisation of Cultural heritage in creative and Knowledge cities) focuses on historical city centres as extraordinary laboratories to demonstrate the potential of cultural heritage as a driver for regeneration, sustainable... ❯❯❯
A year-long unique experiment carried out by the City of Vilnius together with the VGTU (Vilnius Gediminas Technical University) was last week presented at the EUROCITIES Culture Forum in Lisbon. The neuro-analytical system developed in the capital under the HORIZON 2020 Programme ROCK... ❯❯❯