CONTENT X EMERGING TECH X INNOVATION

Seeing technology as a tool, our mission is to unlock the potential of emerging media to push
the boundaries of the unknown.

UPCOMING labs

MARCH

10th

SXFI @

COSTA RICA

Costa Rica

First test of our board game SXFi to build impact in into stories with the teachers from UNED university in Costa Rica, who will work on building stories for their sustainability and farming projects and how to involve the local communities.

The game, that proposes an analogy between building your project and preparing a meal through 5 different stages; is designed to help you understand impact as an added value generated during the creation process of your story, and the goal is to spot value creation opportunities and define metrics to measure the total impact created. 

More information coming soon.

HACK THE HOSPITAL @

BARCELONA <> BOSTON

APRIL 30

MAY 2

Hybrid

Transatlantic lab between Barcelona and Boston to propose innovative solutions with XR technologies to reduce the negative impact of long term paediatric patients (and families) experience at the hospital and make it as pleasant as possible.

Participants will work in teams of 6 (3 based in Barcelona and 3 based in Boston) over a weekend with the help of international mentors and real patients at two different hospitals in Barcelona and Boston. The two best projects will be presented a renowned technology fair in Barcelona and developed in collaboration with the hospitals. 

More information coming soon.

INTO THE HUMAN LABYRINTH @

HACK LAB NEW MEDIA

MAY

15-17th

Barcelona

Humans, technology and the future: what do they have in common?

 

Immersive HackLab organised by in collaboration with Immensiva and Be Another Lab to explore and work with emerging media to create experimental pieces that help us reflect on the complexity of human relationships and speculate on a future where technology helps us be more human.

From February 26 to 28, we will bring together 25 creative profiles to work in groups of 5 to co-create an experimental piece with emerging media (VR/AR/AI) and other forms of art more analog such as photo, video, music, live performance, etc; to be part of a collective exhibition "Into the Human Labyrinth" that will be open to the public the days after the HackLab.

More information coming soon.

about us

Garage Stories opened its doors for the first time in 2017 in Silicon Valley

as an open lab for content creators to explore and build powerful

use cases with emerging technologies, mainly XR (VR/AR/MR),

but also related ones such as AI and 5G.

ENTERTAINMENT
open lab
garage stories

Open lab to push the boundaries of the unknown. 

IMPACt series
STORIES
X FUTURE
"We cannot be what we can't imagine"

featured projects

Presented at AWEXR19/ Nominee Best use XR technology CES 2020 (DreamlandXR)

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SIA is a mixed reality solution build with Magic Leap to empower people with cognitive disabilities become more independent. Via augmented characters and stories, SIA moulds the world to your abilities and guides you through daily tasks and routines.

#sanfrancisco #inclusiveness #storiesxfuture

Team

Cristy Stone - Research Lead

Eric Flowers - UX Designer

Noreen Qureshi - Product Manager

Darius Clarke  - VR/AR Developer

Ewan Johnson - Entrepreneur

Presented at Nordic Film Festival 2019

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NUFF Club is an interactive movie design for large audience and movie theatre where decisions are democratic and the audience succeeds or fails as a whole in getting the main character into exclusive NUFF Club. The experience is complemented with real life awards for the audience upon their performance and real out loud screaming.

#norway #entertainment #interactivefilm

Team

Hanna Suni, Margaretta F A Orkan, Stian Andreassen

Charlotte Kristiansen, Amenallah Hraghi - Filmmakers

Simen Fjellstad, Rico Soleng - Developers

Ali Jabaly - Artist & Graphic designer

Presented at SmartCityExpo19/ 

Supported by L'H (Barcelona) City Council

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LaiApp creates volumetric sculptures of local inspiring women who might not appear in history books, but who've done highly relevant things in their neighbourhoods. LaiApp wants to preserve their stories and inspire future generations.

#lhospitalet #women #storiesxfuture

Team

Carolina Gaona - Storytelling Lead

Moisés de Abreu - VR/AR Developer

Carles Ribot - Volumetric Video

Presented at TEDx Guatemala 2018

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BitBooks are interactive pieces of AR content that through storytelling foster experimental learning amongst young students. Each Bb invites them to join exciting expeditions, adventures, etc, to learn about different subjects such as Geography, History or even Maths! Each BitBook contains a piece of the whole story, allowing kids to exchange knowledge and interact between themselves.

#guatemala #education #storiesxfuture

Team

Denis Guerrero - Filmmaker

Alejandro Valenzuela - Entrepreneur

Holly Millán - Graphic Designer

Norman Vicente - Apps Developer

Presented at Climate Week NYC 19

Impact Forum19 (BCN)

www.strikAR.co

Inspired by young climate activist Alexandria Villaseñor and Greta Thunberg, StrikAr offers the possibility to join demonstrations remotely via your personal avatar anywhere in the world to show your support.

#newyorkcity #activism #storiesxfuture

Team

Richard Gene Farmer - Producer

Luis Felipe - AR/VR Developer
Chris Kaczmarek - UX
Sweksha Sinha - Design & Tech

Christy Casey - Acting
Ahsan Qureshi - Marketer

PREMIERE @ Apolo 2 during MWC18

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Mettre en Lumière is a collective theatrical piece that combines Virtual Reality and Immersive Theatre.

Audience is invited to the famous music club Apolo in Barcelona (we all have embarrassed ourselves at least once there), where they have the option to review their memories and, possibly, delete them. What does Apolo know about you?

#barcelona #entertainment #LBE

Team

Actresses: Esther Noya, Núria Pascual
Creators: Ignasi Rubio, Júlia de Balle, Alice Labourel, Marcos Palazzesi, Diana Perdomo, Marc Perich Calvet and Alex Arellano Roldan.
DOP: Adrián Ruíz del Cerro, Futura VR
Sound: Victor Marín and Maximiliano Martínez
Postproduction: Jesús Rodríguez, Antaviana Films

OUR METHODOLOGY

We create multidisciplinary teams of creatives and technologists and apply  design thinking  techniques to unlock creativity and generate and prototype disruptive ideas that open doors to new worlds of possibilities.

Creativity

Generate

Ideas

OPEN

DOORS

to

NEW

WORLDS

of possibilities

Technology

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PAST EVENTS

Since June 2017 we've organized many workshops around the world and created impactful projects that have been exhibited at some the largest film festival such as Cannes Film Festival or conferences such as TEDx.

Read more about here.

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LET'S TALK!

Content Creators

Who want to learn, network, share and create innovative experiences and content with new technologies to push the entertainment industry

forward.

Brands &

Companies

We help you adopt new technologies in your communication strategy and 

we design unique experiences

for your events.

SOME OF OUR PARTNERS & clients

A garage is a playground to push the boundaries of the unknown.

An open arena where to get rid of your own limitations

and indulge your creativity.

WANNA PLAY?

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