Description

Pippin Barr ░░░░░ games.

History

General ░░story

For most of my ░░░░░ ░░░░ ░ ░░░ an academic. ░ ░░░░ ░░ honours degree in Philosophy and Computer Science, ░ Master's degree in Human-Computer Interaction (░░░░░░░ ░░ user-interface metaphor), ░░░ ░ PhD in videogame human-computer interaction (░░░░░░░ on ░░░ role of values ░░ videogame play). After ░░ PhD, ░░░░░░░, ░░░░ ░░░░░░░ ░░░░░░░░ my wife░░ Rilla Khaled░░ ░░░░░░, so I've ░░░░░ ░░░░ building multitouch technologies ░░ Carleton University ░░ ░░░░░░, Canada, teaching videogame-░░░░░░░ courses at the IT University of Copenhagen in ░░░░░░░ and the In░░░░ute of Dig░░░l G░░░░░ at the University of M░lta, ░░░ now teaching game design and art and design practice on the web at the Department of Design and Computation Arts at Concordia University.

Game-making ░░story

░ started making ░░░░░ in ░░░░░ 2011 in Copenhagen ░░ ░ ░░░░░░░░ ░░ ░░░ troubling fact ░░░░ ░ ░░░ teaching ░░ experimental game design ░░░░░ ░░ ░░░ ░░░ ░░ 2010 ░░░ hadn't actually made games ░░ my own. With ░░░ encouragement ░░ ░░░░░░░ ░░░░░░ ░░ ░░░ (░░░░░░░░░ especially Rilla, Doug Wilson, and Miguel Sicart) and ░░░ Kill Screen writer's forum on ░░░░░░ (░░░░ gratitute to ░░░ all) ░ produced GuruQuest and ░░░░ been making games ░░░░ since.

Projects


Videos

Light fixture. YouTube

Almost all my games. YouTube

Window water. YouTube

So beautiful. YouTube


Images

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Awards & Recognition

  • "Nuovo Award and Grand Prize Juror." - Independent Games Festival 2013-2015
  • "Super Juror." - Indiecade 2014
  • "A MAZE Awards Juror." - A MAZE / Berlin. 2014

Game Time. A talk at Pecha Kucha Nights Valletta. Mdina, Malta. 2014
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The Game Designer is Present. A talk at A MAZE / Berlin. Berlin, Germany. 2014
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The Game Designer is Present. A talk at the Game Developers Conference (GDC). San Francisco, USA. 2014
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Curious Games. A talk at Northeast of North Digital Arts Festival. Dundee, Scotland. 2012
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The Artist Is Present. A talk at Contemporary Art Forum: Critical Play – The Game as an Art Form at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). New York City, NY, USA. 2012.
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Curious Games. A talk at JOLASEAN: Computer Games in Contemporary Culture at Tabakalera International Contemporary Culture Centre and Arteleku. San Sebastian, Spain. 2011
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Team & Repeating Collaborator

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