Items tagged with 'animation'

Russian Revolution: Hope, Tragedy, Myths

British Library

April 2017

Exhibition Designers:
Hara Clark

AV Media

Working closely with the library's team and designers Hara Clark, Clay produced the AV media for this exhibition at the British Library, which takes a fresh look at the Russian Revolution in its centenary year.

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Building the Future

National Army Museum

April 2017

Military Strategy Table

Visitors get to explore real world scenarios and strategies with this battle simulation, from decisions on deployments to the final political and social impacts.

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Mess Table

Explore the food that's fed the British Army through the years on this interactive mess table. This playful touch table allows visitors to cook up some meals and explore the interesting range of rations that have been feeding the army over the years.

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Museum Exhibits

Bank of England

July 2014

The Inimitable Note

Working with exhibition designer Tuch Design, Clay designed and developed an iPad app that explored how the Bank of England ran a competition in 1817 for a new bank note design to help reduce problems with forgeries.

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Take the helm

Working with the Bank's education team, we created an interactive game that used the Bank's metaphor of keeping a boat sailing at a steady speed to represent how the UK's inflation rate is set.

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Mathematics

Science Museum

December 2016

Explainer Videos

Clay created four pieces for the bold new permanent gallery, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, at the Science Museum in London. The Gallery explores the role mathematicians, their tools and ideas have played in building the world we live in. Our exhibits explain how some of the objects on display work and the mathematics involved.

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Interactive Models

Clay created four pieces for the bold new permanent gallery, designed by Zaha Hadid Architects, at the Science Museum in London. The Gallery explores the role mathematicians, their tools and ideas have played in building the world we live in. Our exhibits explain how some of the objects on display work and the mathematics involved.

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Designer, Maker, User

Design Museum

November 2016

Activity Tables

The Design Museum's first free permanent display of its collection: Designer Maker User tells the story of contemporary design through these three interconnected roles "from the spoon to the city" Clay was invited to design four iPadPro based interactives for the gallery's activity tables. Two of the tables use RFID technology and real physical models as interfaces.

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Battle Abbey

English Heritage

July 2016

Touchscreen exhibits

Two interactive exhibits explore how William went on to conquer England, and then what affects this had on culture.

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Who was the rightful heir?

This very physical interactive encourages visitors to vote with their feet, standing behind either William the Conqueror or King Harold as they argue their right to the throne. A Kinect sensor tracks visitor movement and the realtime 3D animation, inspired by contemporary gaming, responds to their wishes.

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Three Centuries Exhibition

The Library and Museum of Freemasonry

March 2016

Symbolism Interactive

The Symbolism interactive unlocks the symbolic imagery depicted on the Lodge of Hope Floorcloth.

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Buildings and Ceremony Films

Clay designed and produced two films, one about the history of the central London site, and the other about ceremony and public life.

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The Masquerade

V&A

December 2015

Theatrical Production
Slung Low

The Masquerade

18th-century Venice was celebrated for its worldly pleasures, including its masquerade, held at Carnival time. One of the essential stops on the 'Grand Tour', it was a period of revelry that enlivened Venice and offered Venetians and visitors a range of entertainments, from acrobatics and performances in the city's streets and piazzas, to balls, operas and gambling in private apartments.

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BAFTA Guru

BAFTA

November 2015

BAFTA Guru Rough Cut Quiz

Choosing the right career path in Film and Television can be daunting, so Clay has been working with BAFTA to help make some of the decisions about what career to go into easier.

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Plague, Fire, Revolution

National Maritime Museum

November 2015

Samuel Pepys digital diaries

Samuel Pepys was one of the most colourful and appealing characters from history and witnessed many of the great events that shaped 17th century Britain, bringing them brilliantly to life in his famous and candid diary.

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The Battle of Agincourt 600th Anniversary exhibition

Royal Armouries

October 2015

The Battle of Agincourt 600th Anniversary exhibition

25 October 2015 marks the 600th anniversary of the battle of Agincourt, one of the pivotal events in the tumultuous relationship between England and France during the Hundred Years War (1337-1453).

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EXPO Milano, UAE Pavilion

National Media Council UAE

May 2015

Experience Design:
Land Design Studio

Media Cubes

With millions of visitors flowing through the pavilion throughout its short lifespan, we wanted to keep the cubes quick and magical, delivering short stories in an enigmatic way.

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Information Age

Science Museum

October 2014

Animations

Clay delivered fourteen animations that form a key part of the six sections of the Information Age gallery at the Science Museum. The sequences explain communication technologies such as satellite networks, cable technology and GPS satellites.

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Ships, Clocks & Stars: The Quest for Longitude

National Maritime Museum

July 2014

Ships, Clocks & Stars: The Quest for Longitude

To mark the 300th anniversary of the passing of the Longitude Act in July 1714, Clay have helped develop a landmark exhibition which tells the extraordinary story of the race to determine longitude.

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Nelson, Navy, Nation

National Maritime Museum

October 2013

Exhibition Designers:
Casson Man
Graphic Designers:
Nick Bell Design

Nelson, Navy, Nation

Clay has designed and delivered four new interactives for the National Maritime Museum's new permanent gallery Nelson, Navy, Nation, which opened on Trafalgar Day 21st October 2013.

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Bletchley Park Visitor Centre

Bletchley Park Trust

June 2014

Exhibition Designers:
Event Communications

Hut 8

Within the renovated Hut 8, Clay have created five interactive exhibits that explore some of the advanced codebreaking techniques employed at Bletchley Park during the war.

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Block C

Clay have designed and delivered a number interactive exhibits for Bletchley Park, home of the code breakers, following a successful £8m Heritage Lottery Funded restoration programme.

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Late At Tate

Tate

June 2013

Chronographics Installation

Clay developed a large-scale timekeeping installation for 'Late At Tate: Chronology' at Tate Britain.

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The Crystal

Event

September 2012

A Sustainable Cities Initiative by Siemens

Create Your Own Sustainable Building

Designing a modern building involves making a myriad of decisions, all of which have an impact on its sustainability rating. Create Your Own Sustainable Building is a large-scale, immersive environment where visitors undertake this challenge, and are rewarded by seeing their designs for an office, block of flats, or a house build instantly in front of them.

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Octagon Gallery

UCL

November 2012

Exhibition Designers:
Land Design Studio

Projections

Dynamic animations are projected above the display cases in the Octagon Gallery at UCL. Clay developed dynamic exhibition animations and occasional 'surprise' animations that play around the 360-degree space. Exhibition content in the projections can be edited by gallery staff.

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Hajj: journey to the heart of Islam

British Museum

January 2012

Audio and Projected Photography

Clay produced a number of audio pieces for the historic round reading room used for this exhibition.

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Royal Manuscripts

British Library

November 2011

Matthew Paris

Matthew Paris's illustrated journey to the Holy Land

This interactive allows visitors to see the pages of the manuscript in the original book context, and then animated in 3D, cut into sections and arranged into the reading order devised by Paris.

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Future by Airbus

Good Relations

June 2011

iPhone App

To coincide with the Future by Airbus launch event, Clay produced iPad and iPhone apps to take the Concept Cabin to a wider audience.

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Interactive Presentation

Working with the communications agency Good Relations, Clay devised apps and software to help Airbus S.A.S. launch their vision of the future of air travel.

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Who am I?

Science Museum

June 2010

Exhibition Designers:
Casson Man
Graphic Designers:
Graphic Thought Facility

Understanding Languages

This interactive playfully explores how the human mind perceives language through speech, offering examples of tricks of perception and demonstrating how surprisingly easy it is to alter our sense of language via non-verbal techniques.

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Promoting Medicine Together

Miraikan

December 2006

Exhibition Designers:
Land Design Studio

Screensavers and Music

Sally Rogers and Steve Jones were commissioned to create a collection of sounds and music loops that complemented the overall look and feel of the Medicine Exhibition at Miraikan.

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Mouse Brain

This exhibit showed how mouse brains develop over time, featuring cross-sections from MRI scans at intervals throughout a mouse's life.

The exhibit used an animation of a silhouette mouse running in an actual physical spinning wheel, projected onto a glass surface to progress through the story.

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World Clocks

Horus Capital

September 2007

Scheme Designers:
Casson Man

Ambient Clocks

Clay designed and produced a real-time ambient clock installation for the headquarters of Horus Capital in Moscow, Russia.

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Front of House Software

Christie's

June 2008

Scheme Designers:
Land Design Studio

Interactive Books

Clay wrote the software and created the media that allows visitors to Christie's to turn the pages of media rich catalogues with a simple wave of their hand.

The highly fluid, responsive motion and photographic quality of these digital books gives a magical impression in Christie's receptions in London and New York.

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Climate Change Wall

Natural History Museum

September 2009

Exhibition Designers:
At Large

The Terminals

Visitors can explore some of the latest work by the museum's scientists using terminals that appear behind the glass when their proximity is detected.

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Extraordinary Heroes

Imperial War Museum

November 2010

Exhibition Designers:
Casson Man
Graphic Designers:
Graphic Thought Facility

Portraits

A series of seven animated films were produced showing the portraits of all 241 awardees. Displayed on consecutive screens across the space, the animations gently zoom and crossfade the portraits, creating a sombre march of heroes through the gallery.

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Atmosphere: Exploring climate science

Science Museum

December 2010

Exhibition Designers:
Casson Man
Graphic Designers:
Nick Bell Design

Climate System

With real-time 3D and a proprietary gesture based interface, Climate System explains the science behind the unique set of conditions which determine the different climate and weather conditions we experience around the world.

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Out of this World

British Library

May 2011

Exhibition Designers:
Real Studios

Clay / 9000 (AKA Sleepy Robot)

When he’s awake the Clay / 9000 is designed to tell visitors stories about well-known robots in science fiction literature. The stories are animated on a screen embedded into his chest.

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Predictions

The predictions table is a fun quiz that tests multiple players' science fiction knowledge.

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Ancient Egyptian Book of the Dead

British Museum

November 2010

Exhibition Designers:
Land Design Studio

Films (3D, HD, Large format)

Large-scale animations were projected into two of the spaces. One highlighting the depictions and importance of Gods found in one long papyrus ‘The Hunefer’, and another wall painting that came to life to tell the story of the moment of judgment of the newly deceased.

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Ambient Projections

Ambient projections are used to add playful character to the exhibition space.

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The British Music Experience

AEG, the O2

March 2009

Exhibition Designers:
Land Design Studio

Anatomy of a Pop Star

Using a novel statue interface, visitors can discover the team of expertise that lies behind the modern Pop Star.

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