Andrés Cuervo's Talks


HalfStack PhoenixJanuary 17, 2020

A walk through the creation of an AR brush using WebAssembly & WebARonARKit. I start off by explaining all the tech & end with what the future of this could look like!


Node + JS InteractiveDecember 12, 2019

An overview of what WebXR is, the current WebXR ecosystem, & a bit about the future of it all.

CSS Conf EUMay 31, 2019

A talk about the etymology of the word tag in HTML, going through SGML, XML, and the work of 1940's mathematician Emil Leon Post!

JSConf Hawai'iFebruary 07, 2019

A look at the history of the immersive web, the current state of the immersive web (XR/AR/VR), and its future!

Forward.jsJanuary 24, 2019

A talk about the creation & user experience of my web VR art installation at JSConf EU 2018: Lace


Lace (2018) + Some Stuff I've Been Thinking AboutDecember 12, 2018

Talking about my piece Lace (2018) and thoughts on distributed rendering using the web.

VR & AR On The Web Using ClojureScriptNovember 29, 2018

An overview of how I added A-Frame to CLJSJS, creating functional VR using ClojureScript, and the future of the Immersive Web & AR for this approach.

Gray Area Incubator Artist Salon 2018.1October 10, 2018

A 10 minute presentation about my screenless AR, speculative design project: Lace, the project I worked on as a member of the Gray Area Arts Incubator.

AR Art on the Web Using WasmAugust 1, 2018

A talk combining AR using and Rust via WebAssembly to create AR art.

XR & Financial AccessibilityJune 28, 2018

A talk at the intersectional tech meetup (now the critical tech meetup) in Berlin on why progressive enhacement in XR is the responsibe, finanicially accessible way to approach emerging tech like VR/AR/XR. The talk was not recorded but I created a Twitter thread explaining many of the slides!

A Small Collection of My AR Art - And So Can You!June 08, 2018

A talk given to students in an AR class at the School of Machines, Making & Make-Believe on my AR artwork & ideas for making your own work!

Game Feel: Beyond Pictures Under GlassApril 27, 2018

A talk given at Creative Mornings Oakland on games, language, creativity, & the how the future of computing can facilitate all of that!

AR Comics & The Future of Augmented ArtFebruary 14, 2018

A talk given at SF Tech Poetics on AR comics & the future of AR.


#ARctoberDecember 18, 2017

A talk about my #ARctober 2017 experiments at Mozilla SF for the WebVR/AR Monthly Meetup Group

Virtual Reality on the Web Using A-FrameDecember 06, 2017

My talk at Waffle.js about the A-Frame webVR framework.

Imagine Trees Like TheseApril 28, 2017

My Oberlin Senior creative writing Capstone (a VR narrative!)

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