Chris Solarski is coming to campus to speak about his new book “Drawing Basics and Video Game Art” on Monday, Oct. 1st 2012 in Clough at 4:15pm, in the 144 auditorium. Additionally Barnes & Noble will have some of his books for sale/signing.
Chris Solarski is originally from England, but currently living in Zurich. The book will be published by the art imprint of Random House on the 1st of October. Its about classical drawing for video game design, and explores the traditional techniques that designers can use in order to create more meaningful and significantly emotional gaming experiences.
Other stops on his US book tour:
18 September — Book Launch, and Smithsonian Museum, Washington
20 September — swissnex San Francisco
24 September — Interactive Media Division, University of Southern California, Los Angeles
28 September — The Art Institute of Austin
01 October — Georgia Tech, Atlanta
04 October — NYU Game Center, New York
10 October — swissnex Boston