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SIGGRAPH 2013

Tuesday, July 23
Doors open 7:00pm

The Studio & Hall A
Anaheim Convention Ctr.
Tickets: Register for SIGGRAPH Anaheim
21+ to enter
CHAMPS:
Nick Losq
Sam Cividanis

CHARACTERIZED @ SIGGRAPH 2013

This year at SIGGRAPH, we hosted 2 different competitions, both driven by the theme of "Alter Ego." First, we hosted a PLAY DATE where all SIGGRAPH attendees participated! Attendees came by our booth in The Studio to create their own Alter Ego character in a 10-minute sketching round using an HP Z1 Workstation. The winner received a Wacom Intuos5 Medium Tablet and had their artwork displayed onstage during our live CHARACTERIZED event. The audience picked a winning sketch from this offstage round. Then, we hosted a PIXEL PLAYOFF, a fast design throwdown directly following RealTimeLive! 3 teams of two designers competed in a final round of design to complete a character live onstage.

TOURNAMENT ARTWORK   //   Theme : Alter Ego

In this competition, 3 teams of 2 designers are challenged to create an Alter Ego of an existing, publicly known character. Over the course of 2 rounds, designers developed this character and a scene in which they express mastery of a subject. In the first 10-minute onstage round teams prepared a black & white sketch of their patron saint character in either 2D or 3D. In the 15-minute final round, designers created a final scene containing their detailed Alter Ego character.

TEAM
1

Murderous Mickey Mouse

Christian Johansson & Jeremiah Dapkey

TEAM
2
champs

Mark *The Pain* Twain

Nick Losq & Sam Cividanis

TEAM
3

Teenage Charlie Brown

Fernanda Frick & Glenn Lazo

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