Dimitrios Batras

Learn More
Here, hands don't beat the drum. Instead the drum speaks with its hands, projected onto its skin. They interact and create poems in sign language, especially for the deaf/hearing impaired, because the drum has acquired the expressive and prosodic gestures of deaf poets. This installation is based on a Virtual Reality Agent-based platform to explore an(More)
This paper describes an interactive installation that invites participants to improvise with an autonomous virtual actor. Based on real-time analysis of the participant's gestures, the virtual actor is capable of either propose expressive and linguistic gestures (selected from a set of four Motion Capture Databases), either imitate the participant, or(More)
  • 1