The original Town of Blacksburg was laid out in a grid, creating the “16 Squares” the town references today. Now with over 200 years of development, the evolution of the town has been captured using virtual and augmented reality technologies. This project provides a factual history of Blacksburg, as well as a glimpse into civic life and personal experiences
ICAT projects are funded to artists, designers, engineers, and scientists who come together in a living laboratory that fosters creativity and promotes critical reflection. Explore below to discover how our faculty and students are solving the complex problems of the world.
Art and technology continually define and redefine our world. Art provides a powerful lens for viewing the world and opens up the possibilities to traverse domains, often in the most unexpected ways. Read more