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Nick Crockett
nickjcrockett@gmail.com

education


Carnegie Mellon University
MFA in Art, expected 2019

University of California Los Angeles
BA in Design | Media Art, 2014


exhibition + events


2018
Sun Lies Heavy, Powder Room,Pittsburgh, PA

2017
UCLA Game Art Festival, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Highest Grossing Film: The Sequel, Powder Room, Pittsburgh, PA
Now Play This, UK Games Festival, London, UK
The Very Best Des[s]erts on Planet Earth, 937 Gallery, Pittsburgh, PA

2016
Giant Robot Game Night, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, CA
Hyper Cube, The Armory Center for the Arts, Pasadena, CA

2015
UCLA Game Art Festival, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
International Games Day, Powell Library, Los Angeles, CA
Northern Spark Festival, Minneapolis, MN
Giant Robot Game Night, Giant Robot 2, Los Angeles, CA
Vietnam Romance, Babycastles, New York, NY

2014
Untitled Arcade, Untitled Cafe, Los Angeles, CA
HOLOGRAPHIC, New Wight Gallery, Los Angeles, CA
International Games Day, Powell Library, Los Angeles, CA
Wild Rumpus Afterparty, Game Developer’s Conference, San Francisco, CA

2013
Pop-Up Arcade, ARTS Restore LA, Los Angeles, CA
UCLA Game Art Festival, Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, CA
Game Gazer, Swissnex SF, San Francisco, CA
Amber Platform Festival, Istanbul, Turkey


teaching + workshops


UCLA Game Lab Summer Institute: Character Animation and Design, 2017, 2016
Digital Dragon, 2015 - 2016
SHAPE game academy, 2015
Bahcesehir University BUG lab: Polemical Games Workshop, 2012


misc. jobs + internships


Vietnam Romance, 2014 - present
game developer, artist assistant

UCLA Game Lab, 2012 - 2016
resident, developer, exhibition installation, general handy-person

Freelance mobile VR Development, 2015 - 2016
developer, animator, 3d artist

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory, 2013
Intern, user experience research and development