"It's the last form of magic we have"

How Mind Gamers and Oculus bought virtual reality in the real world.

Mark Woollen breaks down the art of the Hollywood trailer

Hollywood's go-to trailer director tells us some tricks of the trade ahead of Semi Permanent 2019

Lighting designer Steve Lieberman talks Coachella and the rave days

Steve Lieberman traces his journey from 80s warehouse raves to the lighting booth at the world's most influential festival.

An interview with Michel Gondry

Ahead of his discussion '28-25-55' at Semi Permanent Sydney, the French visionary shares his thoughts.

Why AKQA designed an AI to take control of your body

Exploring the man vs. machine divide with AKQA's Tim Devine and Dr. Jaehyun Shin

Southsouthwest: A marathon journey

How the exceptional Melbourne design agency grew themselves from the ground up, twice.

Isle of Dogs: Designing the details

Lead designer Erica Dorn takes you behind the scenes of Wes Anderson's retro-futuristic masterpiece.

Semi Permanent


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