Downstairs | 66 East 4th Street
Saturday at 6pm
The wildly popular ArtCade return to CultureHub this fall! Davis Cox of This Near Future hosts a refreshingly curated celebration that demonstrates that the arcade isn't an outdated idea, while also serving as an interactive gallery of digital art.
Featuring over 15 games hand-picked by top NYC games curators and organizations to showcase their unique visions of the best in new and unreleased videogames. Participating organizations for the event include: Playcrafting, NYU Game Center, Babycastles, Unwinnable, Junklatch, and Sheep’s Meow.
We’ll have a wide selection of games available for all levels of gamers and newbies. Some of the games lined up for the event include: Android Assault Cactus,Bloodsport, Inflorescence, Rooftop Cop, Play a Hot Number, Zarvot, Sombrero, Fuego!, Peter Panic, RK3000, Delvers Drop, Home Improvisation, THUMPER, and BADBLOOD.
At 7pm Davis Cox will host a panel with individuals spanning the games and art curation spheres to discuss public gaming and game development in New York City.
The ArtCade series is a showcase of the best in independent game and interactive art development in New York City, and ArtCade Con will bring groups spanning the vibrant NYC gaming scene together for the first time.
Founded in 2009 by the Seoul Institute of the Arts in Korea and La MaMa Experimental Theatre Club in New York City, CultureHub is an incubator for creativity focused on the intersection of art and technology. We connect artists from diverse disciplines and cultures and provide them with environments in which to collaborate, experiment and explore. We serve local and global communities by providing an open space for creative research, artistic exchange and learning.