Catarina Carneiro de Sousa aka CapCat Ragu published an article about the Meta_Body project for Cultures-Kairós:

Meta_Body — um projecto artístico de construção de avatares enquanto partilha criativa

Abstract

This article describes the project Meta_Body, developing in an online virtual environment, the Second Life platform, and in « real life » in several contemporary art exhibitions. Addresses two main principles in this project – the creation of virtual corporality and the shared creative process of avatar building, sharing, transformation and embodiment. Also explores the metaphorical aspects of virtual corporality and embodiment and discusses the possibility of a creative process as an aesthetic experience.

Only in portuguese.

You can find other papers about this project in english:

The Meta_Body Project

Meta_Body — A Project on Shared Avatar Creation

 

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