ARCHITECTS and ENGINEERS

The Empathy Effect: A Virtual Reality Study

07.17.17
HGA News

HGA Virtual Reality study recognized among the 2017 R+D Awards by Architect Magazine, the Journal of The American Institute of Architects.When architects design, they give a lot of thought to how people will use a space, but usually much less thought to the types of people who will use it. It’s a tough problem to solve: What are the unique ways in which an elderly person, a blind person, or a child experiences space—and how should architects and other design professionals respond?

Read more via Architect Magazine: 2017 R+D Awards > 

Read the full press release here: The Empathy Effect: Mixed Reality for Design Wins R+D Award from Architect Magazine >

 

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