Go to the city's CBD and have a close watch of the AR animated characters.
"Fun in the AiR", an immersive outdoor AR (augmented reality) exhibition, launched by Chengdu IFS shopping mall in conjunction with British artist Jack Sachs and staged in Hongxing Road, brings a visual feast combining real and virtual elements.
"Fun in the AiR" is made up of six art installations by Jack Sachs and exhibited on the 1st and 7th floors of Chengdu IFS, along with several virtual animated characters. All the artworks are displayed outdoors and have an AR component that can be viewed by scanning markers with a mobile app.
Also, the exhibition makes a perfect combination of Chengdu elements such as Mahjong with the AR world.
The exhibition opens free to visitors and will last till May 17.