Daphne’s Diary is a concept design and prototype for historical interactive location-based audio narrative Geocaching tours, developed during the COST Cyberparks Training School titled “Virtual Flâneur of Mediterranean Cities” that took place at the Cyprus Institute, Nicosia, during the week of 30.10-3.11.2017.
Update February 2018: The Cyberparks COST Action has awarded the project a short-term scientific mission (STSM) grant, for further development and implementation of the project with bi-communal cultural institutions in Nicosia, in collaboration with the Cyprus Institute. The STSM is conducted between March 22 and April 4 2018 [x]
Constantinos Miltiadis, Institute of Architecture and Media, TU Graz; Paul Schmidt, Media & Culture, Utrecht University; Aurimas Žemaitaitis, Kaunas University of Applied Sciences; Tamás Tóth, Széchenyi István University, Győr and Simonas Skarzauskas, Mykolas Romeris University, Vilnius
Text, story & documentation: Constantinos Miltiadis
Audio recordings: Paul Schmidt
Website design: Tamás Tóth
Videos & Editing: Aurimas Žemaitaitis & Paul Schmidt
Location scouting: Aurimas Žemaitaitis, Paul Schmidt & Simonas Skarzauskas
The team would like to thank George Artopoulos of the Cyprus Institute, for organising the workshop and supporting the project, as well as Nikolas Bakirtzis of The Cyprus Institute and Elena Poyiadji of the Leventis Museum for their support with historical research and material.