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Saturday, November 7 • 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Video Games: The Artistic Medium of the 21st Century

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Video Games are arguably the most important artistic medium of the 21st century. This talk, organized by the Video Game Art Gallery of Chicago, Illinois, aims to increase the cultural understanding and appreciation of that medium. Join the VGA Gallery's President Ross A. Hersemann as he shares contemporary examples of of how games incorporate a myriad of creative expressions ranging from the aesthetic to the technical. This talk will demonstrate how games represent a new, nuanced, and breathtaking art form which merits further study and development.

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Ross Hersemann

Ross A. Hersemann is a writer, gamer, and attorney licensed to practice in Illinois.  | He is an organizer of the Chicago Video Game Law Summit, the founder and alumni advisor of the Video Game Law Society at the John Marshall Law School, the President of the VGA Gallery, the Legislative Liaison of the Chicago Bar Association Young Lawyer Section Creative Arts Committee, and Founder of the video game law blawg Loading Law.  | Ross has... Read More →

Saturday November 7, 2015 1:30pm - 2:30pm
Mezzanine West