Tuesday, 8 December 2009

Smithsonian American Art Museum To Host Videogames Exhibit

Well it's about time. Major US institution, the Washington D.C. Smithsonian American Art Museum is to host an exhibit called "The Art of Video Games" from March 6th, 2012 through September 9th as "video games have grown to become a significant part of our culture" according to the museum. The museum also stated:
"From the Atari VCS to the Playstation 3, The Art of Video Games will show the development of visual effects and aesthetics during four decades, the emergence of games as a means for storytelling, the influence of world events and popular culture on game development, and the impact that the games can have on society."

Source: Official

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