Join us for a lecture and discussion with Jenova Chen, a creative force behind groundbreaking independent games like Flow, Flower, Journey and the upcoming Sky. From studying art and programming in Shanghai to getting a master’s degree at USC’s Interactive Media Program to founding thatgamecompany with his classmates, Jenova has sought to raise games and play to new heights, and to create universal human experiences that evoke compassion, thoughtfulness and kindness. Combining noble ambitions for games as an artform with tangible success in stirring millions of hearts, he’s one of the most inspirational game designers of recent decades. Come hear him discuss his past and current work.
Poster art by Eltons Kuns. Find more of his work here.
Free and open to the public.