Squinky Hates Video Games

July 1st – August 19th, 2016

Opening July 1, SQUINKY HATES VIDEO GAMES is an exhibit of interactive experiences and visual storytelling, both digital and non-digital; representing a long history of the artist's work and featuring new and upcoming projects. Mx. Dietrich Squinkifer (Squinky) is a writer, programmer, musician, and visual artist who creates games and playable experiences about gender identity, social awkwardness, and miscellaneous silliness. They have an MFA in Digital Arts and New Media from UC Santa Cruz, and in 2015, they were recognized among the Forbes 30 Under 30 in Games. Squinky's work has been featured in the Independent Games Festival and the IndieCade festival, as well as in venues ranging from the Smithsonian American Art Museum to an anarchist bookstore in Santa Cruz. They currently live in Montreal, Canada. Schedule Of Events: Fri 7/1 7pm Exhibition Opening: Squinky Hates Video Games Musical Guests Squinky & The Squinkettes + Confetti Armor / Dey More info / RSVP Sat 7/2 7pm Squinky's Dreamatorium Come play some weird computer-assisted theatre and performance games! More info / RSVP Weds 7/6 7pm Ask Squinky Anything Roundtable chats with Squinky about making personal games as a marginalized person. All welcome! More info / RSVP

Curated by Squinky


Visual and Installation Artists