Talks & Lectures, Performing & Visual Arts, College of Arts and Letters
20 Apr 2021

Artist Lecture: John Sharp

Visual Art & Technology Lecture Series

John Sharp will deliver his lecture online via Zoom on April 20 at 5 p.m.

About the Artist

John Sharp is a game designer, curator, graphic designer, art historian, writer, and educator. He makes games, teaches game design and other creative pursuits, and researches and writes about games, play, design, and art.

John is a member of the game design collective Local No. 12 a company focused on finding play in cultural practices. Local No. 12 also designed The Metagame.

Learn more about Jon on Dear Reader and MIT Press.

About Visual Arts & Technology at Stevens

Led by an accomplished faculty, students contemplate the theories and inquiries that have defined art through the ages, all the while forging the expertise needed to land industry jobs. Creativity, critique, and collaboration define the classroom, and students are encouraged to explore the intersections of their imaginations and the latest technologies. After a rigorous first-year foundations curriculum, Visual Arts and Technology students complete a concentration in design, creative computation, game design, or moving image as well as a range of electives including virtual reality, physical computing, and art history. Graduates often go on to work in a range of creative fields, including media, production, design, game design, advertising, and marketing

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