January 13, 2020
Secret City Video Series Takes Augmented Reality App Form
We will soon be able to experience Secret City narratives in 3D. Using a series of programs including Cinema 4D, After Effects and Unity, artist Evan Apodaca takes motion data collected from in-person interviews and connects it to 3D models. The resulting animations will then be superimposed in public spaces and viewable through audiences' smart phones.
March 30, 2019
Progress on Video Series Presented
at Centro Cultural de la Raza
Artist Evan Apodaca presents two dual channel projections after almost of year of collecting stories which chronicle acts of resistance against the military industry within the San Diego region as well as the industry's conservative influence.
July 10, 2018
Interviews for Secret City Commence
Le Ly Hayslip a renown author of When Heaven and Earth Changed Places is interviewed using a head mounted camera to capture the interviewee's facial motion from which animations are generated.
December 20, 2017
"Secret City" Series in Progress
After completion of Que Lejos Estoy, filmmaker Evan Apodaca is taking on a new project called Secret City that critically analyzes how the military industry has been a conservatizing force within the San Diego region.