Jeff Watson

Artist, designer, and Assistant Professor of Interactive Media and Games at the University of Southern California School of Cinematic Arts. Founder of the Situation Lab. Co-creator, The Thing From The Future.

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This past Saturday, DnA and KCRW convened something called a “design jam,” a group brainstorming session.

What we learned from “Flipping the Bird”

This past Saturday, DnA and KCRW convened something called a “design jam,” a group brainstorming session.

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KCRW/DnA invites you to join a “design jam” on Saturday, Oct. 13 at IndieCade in Santa Monica. It will be led by USC’s Jeff Watson and Jose Sanchez.

“Flipping the Bird!”: using games to rethink urban mobility

KCRW/DnA invites you to join a “design jam” on Saturday, Oct. 13 at IndieCade in Santa Monica. It will be led by USC’s Jeff Watson and Jose Sanchez.

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