Behind the Scenes Tour of NYU Tandon @The Yard

Photos Courtesy of NYU Tandon

Get an inside look at the innovative work being done at NYU Tandon @ the Yard, New York City’s emerging media technology playground!

  • Turn yourself into a hologram that can be viewed and shared via your mobile phone

  • Check out giant LED wall backdrops that serve as portals into digital worlds

  • Discover all methods of representing the human form and movement in digital spaces in real-time

  • See prototypes of storytelling through simulations of theme park attractions

About the event:

Get an inside look at NYU Tandon @ the Yard, New York City’s emerging media playground, where students and faculty at NYU Tandon School of Engineering collaborate with industry and media partners to produce impactful activations for audiences around the world. From learning how motion capture works to witnessing how to turn people into holograms in a volumetric capture studio, attendees will walk away with a better understanding of how these technologies are transforming experiential media. Guests will learn how this facility is leading media innovation in New York City and beyond.

About Todd Bryant

Todd Bryant, Director of Production at NYU Tandon @ the Yard, is an award-winning creative technologist who works across independent art installations, commercial activations, and academia as a Visiting Industry Assistant Professor in the Integrated Digital Media Program at NYU’s Tandon School of Engineering. He is globally recognized as a leading video artist, engineer, and educator with expertise in storytelling through mixed reality and experiential installations, with his work encompassing extensive projects in motion capture, project mapping, and spatial media experiences. He has provided technical direction for projects installed and exhibited at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Burning Man, Brooklyn Academy of Music, and Celebrate Brooklyn, as well as the immersive programs at leading film festivals like Cannes, Sundance, and Tribeca. Todd has also worked with HBO’s Game of Thrones, Childish Gambino, Nike, Norwegian Cruise Lines, Compari, Jose Cuervo, and AGCO to create new and exciting platforms for audience engagement. His contributions and works have been awarded by the Visual Effects Society and the Cannes Silver Lions. For more information, visit

Ready to join this event?
Ready to join this event?
Ready to join this event?
Comments are closed.