Experiences at SIGGRAPH

SIGGRAPH allows attendees numerous hands-on opportunities to explore groundbreaking technologies in computer graphics and the immersive arts.

Experience Hall

The Experience Hall is where you can observe and interact with installations and new technologies that are part of the following programs.

Art Gallery
Emerging Technologies
Experience Presentations
Immersive Pavilion



VR Theater

The Computer Animation Festival’s VR Theater is a marquee destination in the conference’s Experience Hall that showcases state-of-the-art virtual reality storytelling. It is a juried program that is presented in a beautiful, panoramic theater and in co-located kiosks.

Tickets and Times

New this year! Eliminate wait time for the VR Theater Kiosks and Immersive Pavilion Arcade! As a pilot at SIGGRAPH 2019, these Experience Hall venues will allow participants to sign up on a first-come, first-served basis. Show up early to sign up for the waitlist, then explore the rest of South Hall K while you wait your turn. When your time comes, our system will text you. If you fail to show up within 10 minutes of receiving a text, we will move on to the next person on our list.


Real-Time Live

Real-Time Live! celebrates the top jury-reviewed interactive novelties of the year. Enjoy the excitement of a live event treating you to a sampling of what’s new in real-time. Tuesday, 30 July, 6-7:45 pm (open to FP, FC, S)

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Appy Hour

Test drive the latest mobile app creations and share feedback with the independent developers who created them. Got mobile app creations of your own? Don’t leave them at home. Wednesday, 31 July, 5-7 pm (open to B, FP, F, S, XP, E)

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Production Gallery

The popular Production Gallery will return in 2019. Attendees will have a unique opportunity to browse an exclusive gallery of authentic production artifacts. On display we’ll find heroic costumes, one-of-a-kind props, maquettes, behind-the-scenes development materials, and more!