Sunday, January 20th
** 3PM SHARP **
University of the Arts, 333 S. Broad Street, Anderson Hall, 4th Floor
$5 donation suggested
Required for this meeting (email first & last name to makephilly@gmail)
The next meeting of MakePhilly
will feature guest speaker Don Miller (also known as NO CARRIER
) who creates fast paced, colorful visuals for live music events and interactive art installations by hacking 8-bit Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) consoles with custom programmed cartridges.
Don will share his DIY approach to programming the PPU (Picture Processing Unit) of NES consoles. He will demonstrate that you that you don't need to know much math or have prior programming experience to explore the graphics of old NES games, hack and edit NES ROM images, and even create simple graphics programs.