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    GALLERIES/MUSEUMS/CENTERS

    Level Up

    Presented by at Flint Institute of Arts

    October 24, 2014


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    Level Up

    6:00p–9:30p

    Kick-off this exhibition with an all-ages event. Guest Curator, Chris Melissinos, who organized the exhibition for the Smithsonian American Art Museum, will give a presentation beginning promptly at 6:00p while the kids enjoy a video game-themed craft in the Art School. Afterwards, enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, music, and more.

    Chris Melissinos is a senior technologist, marketing, and media executive, currently serving as Director of Corporate Strategy, focusing on Over-the-Top (OTT) Services and Media for Verizon. In 2009, Melissinos founded PastPixels, an organization dedicated to preserving video games and related ephemera. With the help of an advisory group made up of industry experts, Melissinos engineered the exhibition to examine the influence of art and popular culture on video games and the subsequent impact that gaming has on society.Kick-off this exhibition with an all-ages event. Guest Curator, Chris Melissinos, who organized the exhibition for the Smithsonian American Art Museum, will give a presentation beginning promptly at 6:00p while the kids enjoy a video game-themed craft in the Art School. Afterwards, enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres, a cash bar, music, and more.

    Chris Melissinos is a senior technologist, marketing, and media executive, currently serving as Director of Corporate Strategy, focusing on Over-the-Top (OTT) Services and Media for Verizon. In 2009, Melissinos founded PastPixels, an organization dedicated to preserving video games and related ephemera. With the help of an advisory group made up of industry experts, Melissinos engineered the exhibition to examine the influence of art and popular culture on video games and the subsequent impact that gaming has on society.


    Flint Institute of Arts

    1120 E. Kearsley
    Flint, MI 48503

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    $20 member
    $35 non-members
    $12 kids under 12



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