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Mark Essen

Part-Time Lecturer

Affiliated Divisions:

Interactive Media & Games Division

Mark Essen is a game designer living in Los Angeles and holds a MFA from UCLA's Design and Media Arts program. He created many independent games, such as Flywrench and the IGF award-winning Nidhogg. His work has been exhibited at FILE in Sao Paulo, the New Museum in New York, MoCCA in Toronto, FACT, [DAM] Berlin, and Vice/Intel's international Creators Project.