Motion Graphics Festival 2009Chicago Launch :: January 19-25Various locations in the Chicago Loophttp://www.MGFest.com
In its 6th year, MGFest stands as the premier US event showcasing creative motion picture design. The festival presents a year-long, regionally focused program of events focusing on motion design, sound design, and interactivity by hosting: art showcases, workshops, classes, panel discussions, studio tours, theater screenings and industry mixers.
~ Legendary Entertainment2 Screenings :: Thr22 & Fri233 Studio Tours :: Mon19, Fri23 & Sat242 Art Showcases :: Sat24 & Sun25Includes genre-defining work from over 80 artists, including: Nine Inch Nails, Shepard Fairey, David Byrne, Justice, Ronin, Chuck D of Public Enemy, Lobo, Psyop, MK12, Negativland, Addictive TV, Stardust, Shilo, Nakd, Motion Theory, Framestore CFC, Passion Pictures, Trollback+Co, Transistor, Brand New School, Blur, Peter Kirn and more.
~ Imagination CollegeSummit 1 : Chicago Convergence :: Thr22Summit 2 : Motion Design Conference :: Fri23Workshops :: Tue20 - Sun25Five full days of workshops & conferences on Motion Design, Sound Design, and Interactivity.
++ Over $18000 in door prizes... including products from Maxon, SXSW, Livid, Resolume, VidVox, GarageCUBE, Ableton and more.
$7 gets you entry to all MGFest events + 5 online drawing entries.* Imagination College Workshops are additional* RSVP on MGFest.com required for each eventhttp://www.MGFest.com