Symposium: STRANGER THAN FICTION. Making (un)Real Worlds

Symposium: STRANGER THAN FICTION. Making (un)Real Worlds
Nov 16, 2019  |  4:00PM - 7:30PM

Join us on a journey through the worlds and narratives that straddle the increasingly blurry line between fact and fiction – the Stranger Than Fiction worlds that we all inhabit every day. The event will bring together writers, visual storytellers from film and vfx, and software designers to talk about the agency we have as architects and designers to speculate on and design the stories of our time. Program: 4-6:30 PM: Presentations 6:30-7:30 PM: Mixer (Explore student work from the Summer Exhibition and CURRENTS, experience robotics and technology demos and view speaker work.) Hosted by Natasha Sandmeier and the IDEAS Entertainment Studio Keely Colcleugh, Founder/CEO, Kilograph Aaron Koblin, Founder, Within Johannes Mucke, Founder/CEO, Production Designer, Wideshot Sally Slade, Lead AR/VR Developer, Magnopus Amalia Ulman, Artist, 'Excellences and Perfections' Ben West, Creative Director, Framestore Event Details: The symposium will take place on the IDEAS campus near Culver City. Ample street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood. Questions? Call us at 310.825.7857