Shawn Towne

Associate Professor

Art & Design

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College of Visual & Performing Arts 353A


Education

2007Lesley UniversityMFA
2000University of Massachusetts DartmouthBFA
1999University of Massachusetts DartmouthBFA

Teaching

  • Animation & Game Arts

Teaching

Programs

Teaching

Courses

Introduction to game design. Principles of Game Design focuses on the exploration and production of meaningful and playful experiences. Emphasis on game mechanics, rules, prototyping and play-testing.

Introduction to game design. Principles of Game Design focuses on the exploration and production of meaningful and playful experiences. Emphasis on game mechanics, rules, prototyping and play-testing.

Introduction to game design. Principles of Game Design focuses on the exploration and production of meaningful and playful experiences. Emphasis on game mechanics, rules, prototyping and play-testing.

Design and production og digital games. Game Design focuses on the creation of animation, graphic user interfaces and the use of story for interactive games. Students will design, create, and build functional prototypes using digital applications for drawing and game creation.

Design and production og digital games. Game Design focuses on the creation of animation, graphic user interfaces and the use of story for interactive games. Students will design, create, and build functional prototypes using digital applications for drawing and game creation.

Design and production og digital games. Game Design focuses on the creation of animation, graphic user interfaces and the use of story for interactive games. Students will design, create, and build functional prototypes using digital applications for drawing and game creation.

Design and production og digital games. Game Design focuses on the creation of animation, graphic user interfaces and the use of story for interactive games. Students will design, create, and build functional prototypes using digital applications for drawing and game creation.

Special topics in animation and game arts. Topics may include Programming for Visual Artists, Virtual Reality Design, Visual FX, and Web Design among others. Course can be repeated with change of content.

Special topics in animation and game arts. Topics may include Programming for Visual Artists, Virtual Reality Design, Visual FX, and Web Design among others. Course can be repeated with change of content.

Intensive study of game art and design. Game Studio's emphasis is placed on the development of collaborative and team-based game production. Game projects result in functional prototypes which are supported by varying types of collateral such as: drawings; storyboards; animatics, interactive and game design documents; 3D models, digital paintings.

Research

Research Interests

  • Game Art & Design
  • Generative Art
  • Video Art

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