VIDEO GAME LAB with Ahmed El Shaer
Friday, Sunday June 6th, 1-3 PM
Beach 59th Street Playground
Explore haptic video games and design your own avatar using cardboard polygon shapes.
Ahmed El Shaer is a multi-disciplinary artist whose practice spans the mediums of installation, photography, sound, and the moving image with a particular interest in digital technologies. His videos combine Machinima, stock footage, 3D animation and experimental soundscapes, and have been shown at international venues including the Venice Biennale, Bamako Biennale, Cairotronica, the Guggenheim, the Museum of the Moving Image, and Casa Arabe in Madrid.