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Mark Aguhar Daphane Park

Andrea Bonin James Willard Pierce

Kristina Felix Jen Frost Smith

Ryan Lauderdale

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Creative Research Lab

LAN Party

A performance by James Willard Pierce

Saturday, December 19, 7-10 pm

Creative Research Laboratory
2832 East Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78702
CRL is inside Flatbed World Headquarters

I was captivated not so much by the action in computer games as by the new kind of space that had presented itself to me, a boundless new place to explore with a different (and mutable) set of rules. Computer games and the internet became an extension of the natural world.

— James Willard Pierce

In 1993, when DOOM was released, Pierce managed to get his hands on a copy and was hooked. Come celebrate a new dimension of space, and share a communal encounter with the tradition of the medium — the LAN Party.