Three Dimensional Memories: the evolution of computer graphics.

Award Winning CG Films : A Retrospective

Date: Wednesday 4th November 2009

Time: 7:00pm to approx 8:00pm

Venue: Elwynn Lynn Conference Centre, College of Fine Arts (CoFA), Selwyn St, Paddington

Speaker: Kit Devine

What’s it all about?
Kit Devine traces the evolution of computer graphics from Ivan Sutherland’s sketchpad using iconic and influential CG movies from the SIGGRAPH archives.

Kit will be known to many of you from her role with the DLF or as the most awesome of awesome teachers of MAYA at the AFTRS. She started her career in 3D in 1988 at XYZap Productions in the days before graphics cards and GUIs and is currently undertaking her PhD with CoFA/UNSW.

Cost: Free for Siggraph members. $5 cover charge for refreshments for guests and non-members.
(Attendees can sign up as a new member on the night. Annual Membership fees are $40 for professionals and $20 for students)

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Probably best known for the annual SIGGRAPH International conference on computer graphics for film, televisions and new media industries, ACM SIGGRAPH also puts on a variety of programs year-round and worldwide to benefit the SIGGRAPH community. The event listed above is hosted by our local chapter and is free for all chapter members.

About sydgraph

Sydney ACM SIGGRAPH is dedicated to the generation and dissemination of information on computer graphics and interactive techniques. We are a membership organisation that values passion, integrity, excellence, volunteerism, and cross-disciplinary interaction in all of our activities.