What is XReality?

The XReality Center at The New School uses the term “XR” to encompass all of the possibilities of reality warping technology. The “X” represents the unknown potential and explorative nature of this field, leaving room for its definition to expand as more findings emerge.



The XReality Center Virtual Open House Dates in September

This fall, the XReality Center is interested in partnering with faculty, programs, schools and administrative departments to develop and offer virtual teaching and learning initiatives that: Leverage immersive applications for […]

Explore Museum Virtual Tours From Home

  Here’s a comprehensive list of virtual tours you can take with from the comfort of your own home. A fantastic resource and a wealth of travel, geographical and historical […]

Maya Georgieva keynotes Our Future with XR and AI: Storyliving and Creativity in the Age of Experience

Maya Georgieva, Director of Education Futures of The New School and one of the lead authors on the forthcoming “State of XR and Immersive Learning Report” delivered one of the […]


Below is a small sampling of some of the project based development and research work being done by New School students, faculty members and staff in the realm of XReality.


We at the XR Center strongly encourage the exploration of the technology we have to offer. Our demo library has been curated to include as many fields of study as possible. We want our visitors to see the multitude of ways they can use this medium. Our goal is to promote the utility of VR, AR, and 360 media, and to remove any barriers that participants might feel when entering this emerging field. Get inspired, and once you have a concept, we will do our best to provide the tools and assist and guide you need to realize your vision.

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