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The Art of Video Games

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The Art of Video Games

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The Art of Video Games

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The Art of Video Games: Chris Melissinos, Curator

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The Art of Video Games: "Narrative" Exhibition Video

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The Art of Video Games: "Experience" Exhibition Video

The Art of Video Games was an exhibition by the Smithsonian American Art Museum which was on display from March 16, 2012 through September 30, 2012. The exhibition was designed to highlight the evolution of art within the video game medium over its forty-year history. Following its time at the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the exhibition toured to 10 additional venues in the United States. Chris Melissinos, founder of Past Pixels and collector of video games and gaming systems, was the curator of the exhibition.
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