Nick Crockett

Adjunct Professor of Art
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Nick Crockett is an artist from a former gold rush town in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains, who works primarily with games and computer animation. Features include cursed treasures, fake armor, software that relies on people behind curtains, and hardware that runs on masking tape and hope.

He studied Design Media Art at UCLA and recently completed an MFA at the Carnegie Mellon School of Art. His work has been exhibited internationally at venues including the Victoria and Albert Museum, London; Northern Spark Festival, Minneapolis; Now Play This Festival, Somerset House, London; Amber Platform Festival, Istanbul; and the UCLA Game Art Festival at the Hammer Museum in Los Angeles.

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