Immersion Research: Strategies for Social Media, Grau, Forschungsprofessur. 2015-2019. Beschr: 3D-Film, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Illusion and Immersion … will we enter soon an image space of total illusion? This project focuses on the emerging relationship of MediaArtHistory, which connects the history of art, media and technology, forming an integral element of Image Science. Although many people view virtual reality as a totally new phenomenon, it has its foundations in an unrecognized history of immersive images, often with the aim to create emotional responses. Indeed, the search for illusionary visual space can be traced back to Antiquity.