The VR artwork “RESET III AND VIRTUAL REALITY” curated by Tina Sauerländer from “peer to space” at Priska Pasquer art gallery in Cologne, Germany, in 2017. Photo (detail): © Nathan Ishar / courtesy PRISKA PASQUER

VR and art: The self, the world and dissolving distinctions

Virtual reality is conquering the art scene, and more and more German artists are devoting themselves to artificial worlds. Some of the spectacular projects truly test the boundaries of perception.