MAKE YOUR OWN GAME CONTROLLER - with Lenara Verle and Ilan Katin
For 6+ y.o. people. August 10th and August 16th. English/ Portuguese
3-hour-workshop, 2 groups each date:
A) from 09:30 until 12:30 (optional: 09:00 until 13:00hs, including. breakfast and lunch).
B) from 13:30 until 16:30 (optional: 13:00 until 17:00hs, including lunch and 5pm "tea".
30,- EUR/ incl. bread & fruit
45,- EUR/ with the "optionals"
We are going to learn how to use a powerful and easy tool to create home-made controllers for computer games. Almost any creative items can be attached to this USB controller and used to play games, from fresh fruit, to play-doh or even pencil drawings.
Play your favorite games in a whole new way and take home your customizable controller.
Bring your own laptop if you have it. We will have a few to share if you don't.
Lenara Verle is an artist and researcher in the field of media art, collaboration and alternative currencies. She's a lecturer for the Game Design and Digital Communication programs at Unisinos University in Brazil. Her latest projects and artworks can be found at www.lenara.com
Ilan Katin is an artist specializing in drawings, live video performance and animation, as well as interactive installations. He has been teaching workshops for both kids and grown ups and helping them learn these exciting new tools. You can find more about him at www.ilankatin.com