MARK THE DATE!
The 2017 West Virginia MAD (Media Arts and Design) Festival will take place on the Campus of West Liberty University on Friday, April 7, from 8:30 AM until 3:00 PM. It will be a day filled with workshop sessions, professional presentations, and a student media arts awards competition and ceremony.
Schedule for Friday, April 7, 2017
8:00 – 9:00 – Students arrive. Continental breakfast. Table displays.
9:00 – 9:50 – Everyone gathers in College Hall (a large lecture hall). Guest jurors are introduced and each one provides a 15 minute multimedia presentation highlighting various aspects of their work and career in media arts.
10:00 – 12:00 – 2017 Media Arts and Design Award Ceremony. Jurors remain on stage and make brief comments about the work as the awards are presented.
12:00 – 1:00 – Lunch in Rogers Cafeteria
1:10 – 2:00 – Session One – (View session descriptions and register under the Registration tab).
2:10 – 3:00 – Session Two – (View session descriptions and register under the Registration tab).
3:00 – Buses leave for home.
Registration will open after February 1. Students and teachers will register separately. Click on the Registration tab in the menu at the top of the page to register.
James Haizlett – MAD Festival Director