② Sun Park X Jing Yang / Play – Network – Art
This lecture consists of individual introductions and discourse between game developers Sun Park, who organizes an experimental network between game developers, and Yang Jing, who unravels the interaction between artworks and audiences through games. Based on the interactive characteristics of the game, the two speakers, who have created unique connections, examine the creative possibilities of the game and the power of the network.
Sun Park(Independent Game Developer)
Sun Park is the creative director of the game development studio Turtle Cream. He directed the development of “Sugar Cube: Bittersweet Factory” and “6180 the Moon”, and has organized a group of game developers, “Project.99”, to create experimental games. Park creates and operates events for game developers such as the experimental game festival “Out of Index” and “Seoul Indies,” a group of indie developers based in Seoul.
Yang Jing(Game Designer, curator, writer)
Yang Jing is a Game Designer, curator and writer in the intersection of art and game. She just made the game Forgetter with game artist and technologist Alan Kwan in 2020-2021, and is touring around China to display this art game in game fairs. She also curates and writes about games, art and art game, to fulfill her dream ever since she first became a game addict when she was 13 thanks to a martial-art-novel-inspired RPG.