combining form

Prefix: allo-

  1. other; different.


noun: imagination; plural noun: imaginations

  1. the faculty or action of forming new ideas, or images or concepts of external objects not present to the senses.

allo-i(s) is a project exploring alternative imaginations through the use of interactive, immersive experiences.

How can we leverage new technologies in low-cost environments to create location based experiences similar to theme-parks? Arwa is developing a mixed reality tool kit that can be used by creators to create immersive location based experiences at a low cost. She plays with projection mapping, AR/VR/XR, sensor technologies, theatre design, and narrative/story structures.

We further investigate the socio-economic and mental health impact of immersive spaces in low income communities across Africa.