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Lisa Moren Production Fund Award
Collaborative Project NONUMENT 01::The McKeldin Fountain
Wednesday, March 15th, 2017 //
http://news.umbc.edu/lisa-moren-receives-70000-award-to-develop-augmented-reality-app/

UMBC News announced an award for Lisa Moren's project.

Lisa Moren, professor of visual arts, has received a production fund award from the from Johns Hopkins University's Saul Zaentz Innovation Fund in Film and Media for the collaborative project NONUMENT 01::The McKeldin Fountain. The award includes $70,000 of funding to develop an augmented reality app.

The Nonument app is a virtual memorial to the demolished McKeldin Fountain says Moren. The spirit of Nonument is to validate public spaces that are important to real people, making stimulating places full of rich textures.

To view the complete article on UMBC's website, see http://news.umbc.edu/lisa-moren-receives-70000-award-to-develop-augmented-reality-app/