Ep.83: Old masters and the simplicity with Chris Solarski

By Iva Mikles •  Updated: Jan 04, 2018 •  Interviews

Chris is a game designer and author who specializes in the relationships between video game aesthetics and user experience—particularly the physical movements of players.

He is an author of two books:

“Chris Solarski’s book gives content creators crucial insights into interactive story composition and how to adapt these concepts for transmedia storytelling.”
Marc Forster, Film Director and Producer

Chris is currently collaborating with an internationally renowned artist, Phil Hale, to develop an indie game based on the Johnny Badhair series of paintings. He also lectures at SAE Institute in Zurich and coordinates the IGDA Switzerland Chapter.

Get in touch with Chris

Key Takeaways

“Always think big, 1000% bigger because even if you achieve only 10% of that, it’s still incredible!”

Resources mentioned

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Special thanks to Chris for joining me today. See you next time!

All artworks by Chris Solarski, used with permission

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Hi, I am Iva (rhymes with “viva”). I am an artist, illustrator, teacher, and the founder of Art Side of Life™. I've worked as a commercial artist since 2009. I believe that we are all creative in infinite numbers of ways so I’ve made it my mission to teach you everything I know, to contribute to waking up your creative genius.

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