This event has come and gone. Thanks to Fish McGill for putting together such a great presentation which included illustrations, movie clips and song clips.
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Wednesday, March 24
Fish McGill: Artist, designer, expert. Get an inside scoop on the company that created "RockBand" from Harmonix-er Fish McGill, as well as his own personal unique artistic process and the inspiration behind it. You've seen his work at rockband.com, Johnny Cupcake tees, MassArt, and in RockBand 2, now meet him and learn how he goes from initial sketch to final piece. Come and join us for what will be an inspirational (and rockin'!) night. And if you haven't seen Fish's work, check out his website for a peak into his head: www.fishmcgill.com
- How the music he obsesses over has always inspired the work he creates.
- His favorite musicians and some of his favorite artists inspired by music.
- A walk through a few projects.
We will be giving away RockBand 2 Special Edition Bundle, donated by Harmonix, on the platform of the winner's choice. We will also be giving away a Harmonix Swag Pack.
© Fish McGill
Born in the Atlantic waters of the Massachusetts Bay State, Fish McGill's prides himself in being an artist devoted to drawing. He uses characters to communicate and question his involvement in and perception of society. Fish focuses on Robots as literal and metaphorical machines that convey ideas on what it means to be human. Fish received a BFA from MassArt with Honors & Distinction.
Fish works in Cambridge, MA at Harmonix Music Systems as an artist/designer for RockBand.com. He has been commissioned professionally by MassArt, Nike, 826 Boston, MTV, Deitch Projects, Company One Theater Boston, Harmonix, IdN, Adobe & The Weekly Dig.
RECENT AND UPCOMING SHOWS:
- Benefit Auction – MassArt April 2010. Boston, MA
- Fish x Evoker – Chorus Gallery May 2010. Portland, ME
This event is cosponsored by the Boston Graphic Artists Guild and the Career Services and Alumni Relations offices at MassArt.
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