One of the artists in IAM, Mikhail Maksimov will present several games he has developed and talk about game technology in his art.
Mikhail Maksimov uses innovative technology to explore topics ranging from Russian mysticism, theosophy, and cosmism to forensics and railroad aesthetics. His metaphorical and poetic works are made using a game engine, 3D graphics, mathematical algorithms, and neural networks. He develops his own games, which can also be seen as artworks. Visitors will see his games Replace Me, Mom Game, The Pasture and Rod4enko Rampage, learn about the use of video games in art and its making and get an insight into Maksimov’s complex philosophy.