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Labor Manuals
Mingnan Wei, Yu Zhou and Lei Han


With its unique form of expression and powerful interactivity, virtual reality (VR) art has brought new possibilities for artistic creation and audience experience. It broadens the boundaries of artistic expression, promotes interdisciplinary cooperation, raises the audience's attention to social issues, and promotes the popularization of aesthetic education. The study developed a visual narrative based on the text of the poetry collection as a virtual experience game to discuss the social issues of the relationship between labor and social networks in the context of today's technological innovation. Experience highly empathetic artistic storytelling through VR games and how to connect the virtual and physical worlds through textual expression and visual effects. The study realizes the VR linear narrative experience with poems as clues to promote narrative VR interactive experience.


Mingnan Wei received the B.Eng. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Liverpool, Liverpool, U.K, in 2020, and the M.Res. degree in School of Electrical Engineering, Electronics & Computer Science, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, U.K in 2022. He is currently studied in Neural Encoding and Decoding Lab for PhD research at The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou). His research interests include embedded system, brain-computer interface, and neural signal analysis.

Zhou Yu received the B.Eng. degree from Beijing Jiaotong University, Beijing, China, in 2019 and the Diplômed'ingénieur from Institut Supérieur d'Electronique de Paris, Paris, France, in 2022. Currently, he is a second-year PhD student at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou). His main research interests are systems neuroscience, computational neuroscience, deep learning and brain-computer interfaces.

LEI HAN is an interaction designer and curator. His research interests in the relationship between art creation and multimodal interaction include cognitive functions of aging, human-computer interaction experience and new media art healing. He received his Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from the Central Academy of Fine Arts in Beijing in 2019 and is currently pursuing a Master of Philosophy degree in Computational Media and Arts at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (Guangzhou).