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Past events

DocLab Live: Immersive Showcase 22 Nov 2016 at 20:00

Immersive storytelling is going through an unprecedented evolution. But where does the hype end and do new art forms take shape?

Industry Session: Putting Your Audience in the Story 22 Nov 2016 at 12:00

Virtual reality pioneer Zillah Watson tells you all about storytelling in emerging consumer technology.

Industry Talk: The (Un)defined Business of Interactive 22 Nov 2016 at 15:00

With over 10 years of digital non-fiction art production behind us, this talk explores future developments of interactive storytelling and how to fund it.

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Ze Frank

Online performance artist, humorist, and public speaker, Ze Frank is creator of star.me and many other online play spaces.

Ze Frank is an American online performance artist, composer, humorist and public speaker based in Los Angeles, California.

In 2001, Frank created an online birthday invitation and sent it to seventeen of his closest friends. Forwarded wildly, t†he invitation soon generated millions of hits and over 100 gigabytes of daily web traffic to Frank’s personal Web site. The site grew to include interactive group projects, short films, animations, and video games, many Flash-based, including children’s educational videos featuring handy tips such as “Don’t vacuum your face.”

Frank won a 2002 Webby Award for Best Personal Website and In 2005, he was featured in Time Magazine’s “50 Coolest Websites”. Frank debuted onstage at the Gel conference in 2003, and later spoke at the TED Conference in 2004 and 2005.

Frank has served as an adjunct professor at ITP/NYU, Parsons School of Design, and SUNY Purchase.

Profile details

Works at: Ze Frank Games Based in: Los Angeles, California Website

Field of expertise

Producer, director

Official Website

www.star.me