Pulse Art + Technology Festival
Where: Jepson Center, 207 W. York St.
When: Jan. 30-Feb. 2
Admission: All events are free
Games as Social Space: Curated by Babycastles. Through Feb. 2. A special installation of 3D PacMan, a playable room-sized projection based on the original game. Created for the 2012 Babycastles Summit at the Museum of Art and Design in New York, this new take on the classic game was envisioned by legendary game developer Keita Takahashi.
Leveling the Genres and other works by Derek G. Larson. Through Feb. 5. A selection of mixed media and motorized works, video and animated GIFs.
Unfamiliar Behavior: Works by Hye Yeon Nam. Through April. Exhibition by digital media artist working in performance video, experimental interaction design, and robotic installations.
Lecture and Demonstration by digital artist Hye Yeon Nam. 6 p.m.
Artists Panel for Students with Keita Takahashi and Andrew Hieronymi. 11 a.m.
Games as Social Space: A conversation with Keita Takahashi, Douglas Wilson and Clement Shimizu, moderated by Babycastles. 6 p.m.
Live Game Play: Johann Sebastian Joust (with game developer Douglas Wilson). 7 p.m.
Artists Panel for Students with Onyx Ashanti and Derek G. Larson. 11 a.m.
Performance: Beatjazz by Onyx Ashanti. 6 p.m.
"Indi-Visible" by the Medeology Collective. 6 p.m. (in the Atrium)
Game Cabinet Workshop and Pop Up Arcade with Babycastles. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Huggable Nature with Hye Yeon Nam. 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
Family Day: 3D Printing, Music Technology and 3 p.m. demonstration/performance by Onyx Ashanti. 2-5 p.m.
Game Night featuring Johann Sebastian Joust. 5-7 p.m.
Blank Page Poetry/Presented by Indigo Sky Community Gallery. 6 p.m.