Gallery Info

Kniznick Gallery 

WSRC, Epstein Building
515 South Street, Waltham
(across from Brandeis/Roberts
commuter rail station)

Monday-Friday
9 - 5 pm

Rosalie & Jim Shane Curator & Director of the Arts
Susan Metrican
781-736-8102
metrican@brandeis.edu

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Upcoming Exhibitions

Dames Making Games

Dames Making Games: Leaps & Maneuvers

Tuesday, January 13 - Thursday, March 12, 2015

Opening Reception: Tuesday, January 13, 5-8 pm

The Women’s Studies Research Center will present Leaps & Maneuvers, an exhibition of interactive video games created by members of Toronto collective Dames Making Games (DMG). With a mission to positively influence the gaming industry and improve inclusiveness within it, DMG gives game creators agency in the expression of their identities and provides a community for women to play, critique and create games.

Events 


Dames Making Games (DMG) Lecture

Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall at the WSRC
Wednesday, Jan. 14, 12:30-2:00 pm
DMG member Soha Kareem will talk about the mission and activities of DMG

Game Jam 

Saturday, Jan. 17 - Sunday, Jan. 18, 10:00-6:00 pm both days
A 2-day intensive video game design workshop, no experience required 

Screening: Feminist Frequency, Tropes vs Women in Video Games Damsel in Distress Parts 1-3

Liberman-Miller Lecture Hall at the WSRC
Tuesday, Feb 17, 12:30-2:00 pm
Feminist Frequency, created by Anita Sarkeesian, is a video webseries that explores the representations of women in pop culture narratives.