Clash of Realities – Proceedings 2015/16

November 4th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

Around a hundred international speakers, academics and artists addressed topics like “Digital games as transmedia works of art”, “Games as social environments”, “The aesthetics of play”, “Digital games in pedagogy”, “Cineludic aesthetics” and “Ethics in games” during the international research conference “Clash of Realities” in 2015 and 2016. This volume... Read more

Künstlerinnenpreis NRW

October 25th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

The “Künsterlinnenpreis NRW” 2017 goes to Auriea Harvey (grand prize) and Leonie Wolf (advancement award). The prize is worth a total of 15,000 euros and is awarded this year for the 20th time by the state government and the women’s cultural office NRW. Klaus Kaiser, Parliamentary State Secretary at the... Read more

InfoHours for Applicants

October 24th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

The application phase for the Bachelor´s program Digital Games is slowly approaching! Prospective students and parents are invited to join our open information days. In the 90 minutes sessions, the CGL staff will provide you with everything you need to know about applying to, studying at and graduating from CGL.   Upcoming InfoHours Tuesday, Dec... Read more

CGL @ PAX East

October 10th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

The gaming fair PAX East in Boston is on the horizon again! For the second time, Goethe-Institute Boston, Cologne Game Lab and BIU.Dev cooperate to connect independent German and American developers. The festival for Gamers will open its doors on April, 5-8. The German developers will present their games at the... Read more

Game Meets Film

September 18th, 2017 by Jule Neumann

For the first time, this year CGL cooperated with Film Festival Cologne - we hosted the Program Track “Game meets Film” in our Auditorium! CGL-students and alumni presented some of their projects on stage, among them were award winning games like Code 7 by Goodwolf Studio, Isometric Epilepsy by Ludopium or Harold Halibut by... Read more