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DigiPlay: Thai-UK Digital Festival

  • (Temporary Exhibition)
  • When: 25 March - 22 May 2011 | 10:30-21:00
  • Where: Gallery 2, Thailand Creative & Design Center

A collaboration between TCDC and British Council, the “DigiPlay: Thai–UK Digital Festival” exhibition focuses on the Thai – UK video games and animation industry. Born in 1940’s, the industry has grown to be one of the driving forces of the UK economy today and a key creative industry for Thailand’s future.

A collaboration between TCDC and British Council, the “DigiPlay: Thai–UK Digital Festival” exhibition focuses on the Thai – UK video games and animation industry. Born in 1940’s, the industry has grown to be one of the driving forces of the UK economy today and a key creative industry for Thailand’s future.

DigiPlay tracks the technological evolution of digital games and playing devices from the age before the console to today’s cutting edge computer game. Come and play some of the most popular games from the UK’s top class developers as well as small yet talented studios, such as Lego Harry Potter, Enslaved: Odyssey to the West, Little Big Planet 2 and Chimes, and gain an insight into the creative process of game development. Experience the next generation of entertainment with Kinect, an innovative device which enables you to control and interact with the game without the need to touch a game controller. Selections of UK prestigious animated films, advertisings, music videos and series from world renowned studios like Passion Pictures and Aardman animation will also be displayed.

Furthermore, the exhibition showcases notable works from local talents. Leading game and animation studios such as Igloo Studio, Imagimax, Kantana, PromptNow, Studio Hive and The Monk Studio, will present their best and upcoming projects. King Naresuan Online game by PromptNow, for instance, simulates the legendary battles of the great king from Ayutthaya period. Also featured are creations by students from top Thai universities in digital animation: Silpakorn University and Bangkok University.

Individual Space Project: Idea market for Thai digital artists
26 – 27 March 2011

Check out the creative works by 30 up and coming Thai designers selected by CG+ magazine. The Individual Space Project showcases the original ideas and graphic works in unlimited format by local talents, who will present their creative process as well as the finished products.

Digital industry entrepreneurs, agencies, and production houses in Thailand and the UK are invited to view the local designers’ works, as well as to connect and exchange ideas and perspectives, while Thai designers will get the opportunity to market their ideas and build business relationship.

Free Admission
TCDC, 6th Fl., The Emporium Shopping Complex, 10.30 – 21.00. (Closed Mondays)

For more information, please contact TCDC Information Counter. Tel. 02 664 8448 ext. 213, 214.

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