Located in the heart of Turkey's leading research institution, Koç University, KARMA Lab is where the Turkish XR Community plays and connects with the world. We bring together expert teams of graphic and narrative artists, XR developers, interaction designers, psychology and neuroscience specialists, engineers and computer scientists to collaboratively research and design custom solutions for learning, healthcare, cultural heritage, and industry.
bring together (artists, creative minds, makers) x (scientists, academicians, subject matter experts) x (users, companies, industry) to co-create meaningful and novel experiences.
conduct research on design, storytelling and user experience for eXtended Reality. We are blessed to be in a campus where outstanding faculty members contribute to the creation of knowledge in an interdisciplinary environment in fields ranging from Engineering (Computer, Electrical, Mechanical, Industrial Engineering), Social Sciences (Psychology, Media and Visual Arts, Law, Philosophy, Archeology and History of Art), Medical Sciences (University Teaching Hospital , Research Center for Translational Medicine and School of Nursing). KARMA Lab is part of Koç Univeristy's Media & Visual Arts Department and KUAR Research Center for Creative Industries .
strive to be a centre of gravity for the Turkish XR Ecosystem, a bridge to the global XR Community :
our lab is open for collaboration with the whole XR ecosystem from (individuals of creative industries with the motivation to learn more about XR) or (enthusiastic minds who want to research and innovate in this field) to (companies, labs who already partake in the XR ecosystem) or (entities planning to invest into to XR). Come join us , and invite us to join you.