Date: 29th May 2014 - 10th Jun 2014
Time: Mon - Sat, 10am - 4pm
Venue: James Barry Exhibition Centre

Department of Media Communications Degree Show 2014  - Contrast

James Barry Exhibition Centre, CIT.

Opening Reception Thursday 29 May 2014, 6 pm.

Show continues until 10 June 2014.

Multimedia Symposium opening 15 May, IT3

A Multimedia Symposium hosted by the final-year students of the BA (hons) in Multimedia, CCAD CIT Cork. This event will showcase the work created by the students through interactive demos, posters and short informal oral presentations. All of these projects focused on utilising digital technology to enhance the visitor experience in heritage centres around the Cork region, including: The Cork City Gaol, The Titanic Experience, CIT Blackrock Castle Observatory and The South Presentation Convent. 

At the Contrast Symposium you will see and hear the students themselves presenting projects, which include, amongst others, an Augmented Reality Based application that brings the Titanic back to life in Cobh Harbour, a Smart-table surface that allow kids to create cosmic constellations, Interactive Displays that reveal stories about the South Presentation Convent and Interactive Books that tell stories about the past inhabitants of the Gaol.

This event will take place in IT3, the Library - Berkeley Building at 6pm (closing at 8pm) on Thursday the 15th of May.

The BA (hons) Visual Communications students will be hosting their graduate exhibition, 'Contrast' in the James Barry Exhibition Centre in CIT’s Bishopstown Campus, opening on Thursday, May 29th at 6pm. It will run until the 10th of June.

Attendants will be treated to wide variety of display. Innovative ideas include a revival of traditional Irish social events that aim to engage the older community, online applications that help people suffering with Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD), a festival showcasing affordable healthy eating, and even educational activity packs for children which focus on animal welfare.

For further information please go to:  (Please note the website presents the CIT Degree Exhibitions for 2014.)


Article relating to the Multimedia Symposium:

(Chris Bennet, Insert Title, published 13 May 2014)

Article relating to the Contrast Exhibition:

(Chris Bennett, Insert Title, published 21 May 2014)




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