November 2, 2016
Stamps Assistant Professor Roland Graf was invited to speak at the “Game Art and Methodologies of Critique” panel at the Mid-America College Art Association (MACAA) conference “studio shift”, which took place at The University of Cincinnati College of Design, Architecture, Art, and Planning (DAAP) from October 26 - 28, 2016. Graf presented the theoretical framework of his work on Solar Pink Pong as well as contrasting ideas to the Devine model that offers a 3-part interrogation and integration framework for games as art.
Since the 1930’s Mid-America College Art Association has provided a forum for the artists/teachers of America to discuss and debate the issues of our profession, to share ideas and information of mutual benefit and to affirm the friendships and collegiality that bind us together. We are made up of art faculty, art historians, independent scholars, artists, museum professionals, and affiliate organizations; our conferences also invite graduate students to participate.