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Art and Video Games Collide at Snowbird Resort
The world of fine art, research and video games collide on the Snowbird slopes
The exhibition runs parallel to the Digital Games Research Association’
The exhibition offers a range of experiences from the site specific installation Random Fortune Generators to the party video game, Capsize. Visitors can experience a live performance piece by Deirdra Kiai or an 8-bit narrative adaption of Ambrose Bierce’s short story, An Occurrence at Owl Creek.
The event is a welcome take on combining the arcade experience with an art exhibition. Visitors are encouraged to visit with an open mind for this one day exhibition occurring at the Snowbird Resort in conjunction with the DiGRA annual conference. More information is available at http://digra2014.eae.utah.edu/
Artists to be shown include: James Earl Cox III, Hartmut Koenitz (University of Georgia), Carolyn Jong (Concordia University), Deirdra Kiai (University of California Santa Cruz), Brian Patrick Franklin, Christopher Wille (Illinois State University),Adam Trowbridge, Jessica Westbrook (Channel TWo), Jean-Michel Rolland, Tina Kalinger (University of Utah), Roger Altizer (University of Utah), Anjali Deshmukh, Josh Fishburn (University of Wisconsin–Whitewater)