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Saturday, November 12 • 14:00 - 14:45
Global Culture and Hyper-locality in Indian video game art : A provocation for the future LIMITED

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Indian culture and expressions, which we are concerned with, in our game Antariksha Sanchar, are woefully under-represented in global video game culture, and even more so in our local video game industry. Why does this paradox exist? What are the barriers that have prevented a more vibrant digital expression of Indian intellect and creativity? What are some of the strategies we have employed for our game? What are some provocations that can lead to a culturally relevant, unique modern Indian aesthetic?

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Avinash Kumar

Founder, Quicksand Design
Avinash is a design strategist, researcher and artist-performer, and co-founder of three of India’s well-known creative endeavours - Quicksand, a innovation and strategic consulting firm, BLOT!, the country’s premiere audiovisual collective, and UnBox Festival, an interdisciplinary... Read More →

Saturday November 12, 2016 14:00 - 14:45 IST
G.03-G.04 HICC, Hi-tec City, Hyderabad