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Play the Web We Want – 4 new games!

More than 150 people made drawings to generate a collective vision for a better networked society View images of people drawing and playing games here Before the Web We Want Festival, 29-30th November at London’s Southbank Centre, we set the scene with 2 taster games. (It works best in Chrome- turn up the volume and [...]

Peer 2 peer coexistence at Alt-cph

Peer to peer futures at Alt-cph 14 Assemble

Furtherfield has brought Play Your Place to Alt_cph Assemble Open Art Fair in Copenhagen. Visitors are drawing for a game where everything is decided and organized between peers. No state, no corporations. It’s down to us. We have to deal with global epidemic waste everywhere everything we could ever want no more electricity 10th-13th Sept [...]

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Play South Westminster – British Folk Art at Tate Britain July ’14

Games designed by the local community of South Westminster help show what matters most to them in their local area. You can still play and remix 5 game levels developed with residents of South Westminster at the SouthWestFest Gala Day 28 June. They set the themes, and their ideas shaped the game designs. Their drawings [...]

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This is you by Damien

Play game levels for a more bike-friendy Southend

15 people jammed these game for a more bike-friendy Southend Winning Level: Cycling for Everyone Entry Level: Transformation of Transportation for a Cycling Nation It gets tricky: Traffic Hell Oh dear: FLOOD! Game over: THE END. [Chrome gives the best play experience]   VIEW video samples of gameplay here Game levels created by Lola With [...]

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After a Summer of hard play in Southend…

The Cat and Karlos. Drawing made by Rowan at Southend High School for Girls Centenary Fair. Do Southenders have the imagination, insights and local knowledge to make this town thrive? We know they do! People have come together since the Spring ’13 to experiment, play, imagine and debate the future of this town. They have [...]

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FREE game art workshop only for Southend-based artists

What? An afternoon for up to 10 Southend artists as part of Play Southend, an event-based and online art project that invites the public to build a collaborative platform game about the future of their hometown. What will happen? You will learn about the project, work with artists Mary Flanagan and Ruth Catlow, create drawings [...]

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from a drawing by Liz Sterry

If political cartoonists use drawings to take control – why can’t we?

This is a drawing by Liz, of Southend-(literally)-On Sea, the Venice of South East England. We are making a platform game of Southend to be drawn and designed by Southenders. As this collective artwork, called Play Southend, takes shape, I am alert to anything in my new-ish home town that connects to drawing, public play [...]

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About drawing and Play Southend

“All these different kinds of drawings…. and working with the Internet have led me to believe that now is the moment to experiment with more imaginative ways of coordinating action.” In WeShare’s event, Pecha Kucha Beta  I give a short (6 minutes and 20 seconds) talk about drawing and Play Southend. Pecha Kucha Beta – Ruth [...]

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Everything you could want - Southend-on-Sea

Southend future gamemakers

Short Interviews with Southend Future Game Makers At this year’s Village Green festival Southenders (6 – 80-ish years old) drew landmarks, characters and scenarios for Southend present and future. A Vision of Inter-species Collaboration at the Southend Transition Community Allotment – The the biggest community allotment ever. It’s 10 years in the future. An alien [...]

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Game Cards from drawing jam 1: medium, context, environment, being, action

Game Cards

The cards are used to set the subject of drawings. The selections combine to provoke unexpected spurs to memory and imagination and an unusual approach to drawing itself. – no title specified context environment being action medium bling hostile wild creature cycling black on colour invasion welcoming Dad just being colour alien invasion sea & [...]

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This work by Local Play (based on a collaboration between Ruth Catlow and Dr Mary
Flanagan) is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported License

The free software, that enables anyone to draw, make and play their own platform game levels, developed with Soda was first published to Github October 2013