Festival of Playful Digital Installations
After We Code, We Make and We Draw, MOB is coming back with a new event made-in-MOB, We Play. Taking place on September 29th at the freshly renovated market of Sant Antoni, this Playful Digital Art Festival will present the works of local artists and makers, in a highly interactive exhibition. Talks, workshops and a Game Jam will also be on programme making sure that both professionals and non-professionals
find the opportunity to connect, share and play.
Following the steps of the makers movements, the Playful Digital Arts have appeared in Europe a few decades ago.
What are they? They are works or installations that use new technologies to create playful experiences. So on September 29th, come with friends or family to play with us and to discover the talent of local artists.
MIÉRCOLES 26, 27, 28 SEPTIEMBRE, BARCELONA ACTIVA
Barcelona Activa se une a We Play para organizar una Game Jam de tres días que se acabará con una presentación de proyectos en el Mercado de Sant Antoni, el día 29.
Construir un videojuego en sólo 3 días y que presentarás durante We Play
En equipo, con la ayuda de un experto del sector
Para personas con conocimiento básico de programación
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29th, 10am - 7pm - SANT ANTONI MARKET
The interactive exhibition will be the heart of the festival. Free and open to all, it won't be a traditional exhibition. With more than 15 interactives works and installations, the artists will create digital playful experiences in the middle of Sant Antoni Market.
The artists are professionals or non-professionals living in Barcelona and willing to show that games and new technologies can fusion to connect people, teach, transmit messages or to play. You too, come to We Play to play and to discover this artistic movement.
UGIF XPRESS HACKATHON
WARKS Y LAb4REALITY
uGIF Xpress HACKatON is an experience of creation of an express interactive experience where each one of the 100 participants will create a GIF inspired by its himself. The GIFs will then be projected in the store Araña in Raval, to be part of its first collaborative digital exhibition. Among all the GIFs created, a design will then be chosen to be decomposed in two pictures and printed a white tee shirts. This tee shirt will be the first piece of clothes created from a digital work, and it will be on sale in the store Araña, calle Riera Baixa 5.
ONE LAST BEAT
A homemade interactive short film that explores the purpose of life in a funny and reckless way.
PEOPLE YOU MAY KNOW
An installation that looks for moments of similarity between strangers in the same space.
ESCAPE FROM MONOCHROME
Discover an augmented reality fantasy world.
Try to catch Chachi and win a month membership at MOB.
RANDOM VIRGIN GENERATOR
With your keyboard, send your prayers to the digital gods.
SOLA recreates the personal experience of the fear of walking at night into the a city where gender violences are present every day.
A musical experience where the participants will be able to build a song with just a cristal table and discs.
GLIDE WARS UP
It is a game for tablets: a very crazy air-hockey-meets-pong.
“Orwell 3000” is the new model of IoT pacemaker by Social Control Labs: it has internet connection and GPS! A new concept of pacemaker that will revolutionise the way of how dictators rule their totalitarian regime! Are you a great dictator and you are tired of spending tons of money and time on your repression system?
A maker kit to keep beating.Our bundles of love, fun and learning will keep you beating!
Try the pintball game designed for We Play.
Likepad aims to connect the virtual and the physical world, allowing the user to like their surroundings, using their own fingerprint as part of their identity. Performing the same act of liking in the physical world.
A sincere "hi" can be the beginning of our humanity, where the other is part of one. A long and exaggerated greeting can therefore become a metaphor of our still alive humanity and differences.
Geometry, nature and augmented reality.
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 29th, 10am-7pm, SANT ANTONI MARKET, BARCELONA
MIQUEL NAVARRO, WARKS
Presentation of Smart Global Village, a creativity tool puzzle game
DAVID BARDOS, ANTILOOP
When Marketing plays with digital Arts
Digital Art for sustainability
RESULTS OF THE GAME JAM
For 3 days, the game jam participants have been building video games.
Game Jam by Barcelona Activa
Sept 25, 26, 27, 28th, Barcelona Activa
In team and with the help of mentors, develop a functioning interactive installation in just four days.
Introduction to Unity
by Playabit and imaginCafé
Sat 29th, 4-6pm, imaginCafé
With Toni Jau from Playabit, learn the basic concepts and possibilities of Unity - a software enabling the creation of video games.
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SANT ANTONI MARKET
We Play will take place in the underground floor of the of the freshly renovated Sant Antoni market. To find us, follow the signs We Play or Liddl.