Safeguarding the Cultural HEritage of Dance through Augmented Reality

JPI CH: Promo video @ JHEP2 Final Conference

A promotional video prepared by our consortium to showcase our project during the forthcoming JHEP2 Final Conference, to be held on the 11th of December in Rome, Italy. Summary SCHEDAR, short for Safeguarding the Cultural Heritage of Dance through Augmented Reality, is a research project funded by our national funding agencies, through the JPI CH. Read more about JPI CH: Promo video @ JHEP2 Final Conference[…]

Sixth Meeting

The sixth meeting took place on November 22nd, 2019. The partners met and discussed about the progress of the project, the forthcoming mid term report, the promo video of the Schedar project to be submitted at JPI CH, and many others.

Fifth Meeting

The fifth meeting took place on October 25th, 2019. The progress of the project has been discussed, the recruitment of the new researchers have been discussed, the forthcoming deliverables, and the upcoming midterm report.

Computer Animation and Social Agents 2019

Mr. Anastasios Yiannakidis, and Dr. Andreas Aristidou (UCY) participated in the International conference on Computer Animation and Social Agents (CASA’19), held in Paris (France), to present their work (outcome of the SCHEDAR project) on 3D Human Pose and Motion Reconstruction from Monocular RGB Videos, an efficient method for recording dance creations.

Emerging Technology for the Performing Arts

Dr. Andreas Aristidou (UCY) participated in an event organized by University College London about Emerging Technology for the Performing Arts, and presented the SCHEDAR approach for digitization, preservation, documentation, analysis and visualization of folk dancing. There were approximately 30 participants from the industry, dance schools, and research members of UCL.

Accepted paper

Our paper titled Digital Dance Ethnography: Organizing Large Motion Collections, by Andreas Aristidou, Ariel Shamir, and Yiorgos Chrysanthou has been accepted for publication at the ACM Journal on Computing and Cultural Heritage. For more details, please refer to the [project page] or our [publications] page.