Topic: Games

Four people playing an art game.

Marcia Vaitsman – Spielraum

How does the experience of playing together relate to aesthetic-ethic aspects of art? Spielraum presents four objects, propositions of playing, resulting from a larger research on games of collaboration. Among others situations, the research looks at rules, chance, construction, simulation, beauty, imitation, trust, symmetry, repetition, ritual, references to history, the recognition of Others…

A board game by artist Marcia Vaitsman.

Marcia Vaitsman

SomoS Artist-in-Residence Marcia Vaitsman, PhD, is born in Brazil and currently based in New Jersey, USA. The multi-disciplinary artist is interested in games as perceived experiences, and how they relate to art.