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“System Link: Video Game as Memoir”

Art, Digital & interactive VGA Gallery , Logan Square Saturday February 22 2020 - Saturday April 25 2020
“System Link: Video Game as Memoir”
Photograph: Jenny Jiao Hsia

Time Out says

While many video games put the player in the role of a heroic character tasked with saving the world, some recent games have explored how an interactive medium can be used as a vehicle for memoir and personal storytelling. Showcasing titles like Consume Me, which unpacks the creator's relationship with food, "System Link: Video Game as Memoir" is interested in how picking up a controller can allow you to go inside the mind of the person responsible for the game you're playing.

Details

Venue name: VGA Gallery
Address: 2418 W Bloomingdale
#102
Chicago
60647
Transport: El stop: Blue to Western. Bus: 49, 56, 73.
Price: Free

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