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A.M. DARKE at the GAME LAB

UCLA GAME LAB VIRTUAL VISIT

February 11, 2021, 12:00 pm   » 

THURSDAY FEBRUARY 11, 12 pm - 1 pm
A.M. DARKE at the GAME LAB: VIRTUAL VISIT

A.M. Darke is an artist designing radical tools for social intervention. Still in the class war. Now in the pandemic. He’s in the combination class war and pandemic. Assistant Professor of Digital Arts and New Media, and Critical Race and Ethnic Studies, Darke directs The Other Lab, an interdisciplinary, intersectional feminist research space for experimental games, XR and new media at UC Santa Cruz. Darke's recent work includes ‘Ye or Nay?, a Kanye West-themed game about Black culture, and he is currently developing the Open Source Afro Hair Library, a 3D model database for Black hair styles and textures.