Wednesday, November 18th


The Hammer Museum

Returning for its fourth year, the 2015 UCLA Game Art Festival will showcase the year's most cutting-edge videogames and interactive arts. The Game Art Festival will be held at the Hammer Museum courtyard and feature more than 40 playable games, tournaments, machinima and more. Come join us in a carnival-like atmosphere with food, drinks, huge projection screens, live music and a vibrant mix of celebrated games and art!

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Check out footage from our previous 2012 and 2013 festivals




          7:00 Music
    7:30 Introduction by Festival Director Eddo Stern with MC Lucas Near-Verbrugghe
7:40 TL;DR [the shape of the internet (Orgy)]
Theo Triantafyllidis
    8:00 Guattari Hero
John Brumley
8:20 Holla-Pain-yo
Alex Rickett, John Brumley, Steven Amrhein, Amanada Ho
    8:40 Puff
Lauren Mahon
    9:00 Cos-Mo Cap Astrodrome America
Isla Hansen
9:30 Vietnam Romance Live!
Eddo Stern with Steve Amrhein, Nick Crockett, Jessica Hutchins, Lucas Near-Verbrugghe
     10:00 Penis Paint
Famous New Media Artist Jeremy Bailey
10:30 Music




Board Game Lounge

Food Game Mess Hall



Artistic Director Eddo Stern, Professor Department of Design Media Arts; Director, UCLA Game Lab, UCLA
Production Managers Lee Tusman and Tyler Stefanich
Curators Eddo Stern, Isabelle Arvers, and Lee Tusman
UCLA Game Lab Production Team Hsin-Yu Lin, Annamaria Andrea Vitali, Hillary Cleary, Sofia Staab-Gulbenkian, Echo Theohar, Lilyan Kris, David Gao, Lauren Mahon, Nick Crockett, Peter Lu, Steven Amrhein, Jonathan Cecil, Alex Rickett, David O’Grady
Graphic Designer Steven Amrhein
Master Of Ceremonies Lucas Near-Verbrugghe
Hammer Museum Coordinators Jim Fetterley,
Noelle Valentino,
Phon Tran
Videographer Nora Grubber