| Events & Exhibitions |

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Origin Stories

Dames Making Games (2020), Programming Committee / Jury Member

DMG welcomes submissions for Origin Stories, an immersive and interactive video game art exhibit showcasing our members’ first games, drawing critical connections between these artists’ early experiments and later work.

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Damage Camp

Dames Making Games (2017–2020), Programming Committee

A half day of TALKS AND DISCUSSION followed by HANDS-ON WORKSHOPS to empower participants to create interactive and playful work for ourselves and for people like us. A free public arcade will showcase NEW EXPERIMENTAL GAMES by our members.

Wordplay

Wordplay

Hand Eye Society (2013–2016), Programming Committee / Jury Member

WordPlay is a free festival celebrating the most interesting uses of writing and words in contemporary games. Each year there will be a curated game showcase, talks by creators about the craft, and ways for the public to learn about making games.

Leaps and Maneuvers

Leaps & Maneuvers

Brandeis University & Dames Making Games (2015), Co-Curator

The Women’s Studies Research Center will present Leaps & Maneuvers, an exhibition of interactive video games created by members of Toronto collective Dames Making Games (DMG). With a mission to positively influence the gaming industry and improve inclusiveness within it, DMG gives game creators agency in the expression of their identities and provides a community for women to play, critique and create games.

An exhibition with Brandeis University that featured games made by members of Dames Making Games, co-curated with Soha Kareem. I wrote the exhibition description for the digital catalogue.