Poetics of Virtual space : Architecture for Virtual Worlds

Date: Saturday 2nd September

Time: 2:20pm




About the speaker

Imery Watson is a concept designer and art director with over 20 years of experience in film, games, and VR. Currently serving as the Creative Director at Wellington-based game development company, Beyond, Imery brings a wealth of knowledge gained from a diverse background in the film industry to their virtual-world-building projects. Originally hailing from New Zealand, Imery has also worked extensively in London and Los Angeles, contributing to renowned projects such as The Lord of the Rings trilogy, Batman Begins, and Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2.

In his role at Beyond, Imery played a pivotal role in the sell-out digital collection of Fluf Burrows. He is currently leading the art team’s efforts in producing Gravitale—a unique virtual-world game space.