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Great design is evolved around the user and at #hexology, we are empowering communities with an ability to enrich locations with digital media, so that people can discover and enjoy the media shared in an object, space or place. Imagine: I go to a venue and pick up details about an event on my smartphone…(Read More)

Immersive Fiction are potent buzzwords within the Creative Industries fraternity, from Writers, Film Directors, Software Developers and Virtual Reality Engineers, the term has different meaning. Yet at it’s root, there is a mutual understanding that new technology is enabling new types of audience experiences, new artistic practise and new business models – raising the question…(Read More)

Explore the potential of mixed reality and immersive media in a one day workshop with Kate Geneveive of Chroma Space, and for all those people that attended the event on September 17th, the option to create their own immersive story telling experience using #hexology was given. “Looking at performance games and improvisation as well as…(Read More)

The first ever Community Radio Awards took place in the UK last night at Birmingham’s City University, and #hexology is delighted to announce that the Jaibli Salaam Radio Series produced by Gilly Smith and sponsored by #hexology for Radio Reverb, won a Silver Award in the Speech and Journalism Category. Created for Syrian refugees…(Read More)

Experience Heather Buckley’s photographic exhibition in the physical world by going to the location where her images are stored. Heather celebrates life in Brighton with photographs taken at events such as Brighton Pride, Fringe Festival, Naked Bike Ride & more. Heather Buckley has been capturing the spirit of Brighton for years. More than most…(Read More)

The shortlist for the Community Radio Awards has been announced, and to our delight, we discovered that the Jaibli Salaam series produced by Gilly Smith and sponsored by #hexology for Radio Reverb was nominated in the Speech and Journalism Category. Conceived when the burgeoning Syrian refugee crisis started to unfold, the Jaibli Salaam project was…(Read More)

How to create incentives that drive audiences to events using hexapp – this is one way to do it! Singer Sarah-Jane Morris and Virtuoso Guitarist Antonio Forcione gave the audience at Brighton’s Komedia exclusive access to a very special recording via hexapp last night. Earlier in the day the two critically-acclaimed artists filmed…(Read More)

Great photographs tell a story, and at hexology we are all about enhancing objects, spaces and places with digital information for others to discover. So what if we could enhance a photograph to tell the story, behind the story? You might wonder.. What’s really going on here? What happened next? And what if the…(Read More)

Imagining how hexology could enrich museums and theme parks opens up a mind-fest of possibilities and ideas, so many stories to tell and so many different ways to tell them. What if they had the power to write those stories into space and places for visitors to discover? The discovery experience may start with…(Read More)

The amazing Sarah Jane Morris will be one of the first to trial hex at her gigs to give the fans who are there an extra bit of her magic to take home. @SarahJaneMorri3 Sarah-Jane rocked to stardom as a member of The Communards and has been wowing audiences ever since. Her artistic collaborations…(Read More)

Sussex is full of writers, artists, poets and musicians, and the woods and Downs bear the footprints of the walkers who have plotted their novels and shared their yarns over hundreds – maybe thousands of years; Virginia Woolf, head down, marching across Mount Caburn; Shelley, strolling out of Chichester; Peter James pondering on his latest crime…(Read More)

Hexhibition

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Imagine, a near future. Claire is getting ready for the opening of her exhibition, ‘Heads’. The stories inspired by her latest collection of wild colours and dark themes, are hidden in NFC stickers attached to the frames. Her emerald green hex emits its bluetooth signals gently to the waiting crowd outside. As the art lovers…(Read More)

Chatting to artist Clare Fearon this week about how she might use hex with her heads painted on objects. As she pondered on what she’ll create for the Christmas markets this year, the tales her heads could tell through recovered vases and rediscovered jugs. It set us off on a rant about throwaway culture…(Read More)

When Jenny Barrett, entrepreneur and owner of Supernatural Collections met Darrel J Butlin, founder of Hexology last week, it was the technology that pushed some serious super-thinking. Jenny, set on finding ever more sustainable fabrics for her super-organic kids’ clothing range, wants her customers to know all about the seaweed, beech trees and…(Read More)

Hextival

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Another summer fades as an apricot sun sets on the last festival of the year.  From June to September, Britain dances to a different beat as multi-generations head to country parks and stately homes for the summer fun. The forever forests and faraway lands are dotted with entertainers, poets and storytellers while the stages…(Read More)

Participation in Brighton Digital Festival has been fun. The launch page recieved over 500 hits on the day that the Festival guide was published. Over a 100 people signed up in the week leading up to the launch and that number increased steadiliy, to more than 2o0 throughout the four week duration of the event…(Read More)