Thursday, May 18, 6 – 9pm
In this workshop, aenl (Anna Eyler + Nicolas Lapointe) will discuss how they use game aesthetics and mechanics in their creative practice. Participants will learn the basics of the browser-based game engine, Bitsy, including how to create and edit rooms, add characters and objects, and write dialogue. By the end of the session, participants will have the skills to make a simple interactive character and the knowledge to continue building on their own. Through this discussion and workshop, participants will learn how games can inform dynamic and engaging artworks.
Tools and materials needed
Beginner-friendly! No programming experience necessary! Please bring a laptop or tablet with internet connection.
Free for members and non-members. To register for this workshop, email firstname.lastname@example.org.