Colleen Macklin

Colleen Macklin is a game designer, an Associate Professor in the school of Art, Media and Technology at Parsons The New School for Design and founder and co-director of PETLab (Prototyping Education and Technology Lab), a lab that develops games for experimental learning and social engagement. PETLab projects include disaster preparedness games and sports with the Red Cross, the urban activist game Re:Activism and the physical/fiscal sport Budgetball. PETLab has also published game design curricula for the Boys and Girls Club and via the website activategames.org. She is a member of the game design collective Local No. 12, best known for their collectible card game, the Metagame and The Leisure Collective, a group exploring games and experimental narrative. Her work has been shown at Come Out and Play, UCLA Art|Sci Center, The Whitney Museum for American Art and Creative Time. BFA Media Arts Pratt Institute, MA International Affairs, The New School, graduate studies in Computer Science, CUNY.


Students

The Qualified Life

Fei Liu

App(les)

Kamilla Kielbowska

WatchThis

Or Leviteh

Shape of Experience

Susse Sønderby Jensen

We Sell No Labels

Napangsiri Wanpen

Little J

Jeannette Subero

Datumz & Deities

Albert Kim

Peaches

Jennifer Presto

Rifftide

J. Matthew Griffis ("Matt")

Formation

Yu-Yi Chen

Relics

Sarah Wever

Fútbol Forever

K. Anthony Marefat + Michael Kahane