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London Museum Holds World Of Minecraft Event

If you're in London tomorrow check out the Victoria and Albert Museum's The World of Minecraft event, which will explore the design culture of Minecraft's world as well as how game's influence real life.

The Victoria and Albert Museum holds original contemporary late night event on the last Friday in every month. These usually involve live performances, fashion shows, debates, one-off displays and installations, special guests, bars with food, guest DJs, and late-night exhibition openings. This month (tomorrow), the museum is dedicating their event to Minecraft. Check out the free event, which takes place from 6:30 – 10:00 pm, and features a talk by Minecraft’s lead designer Jens Bergensten.

[Source: The Victoria and Albert Museum via PC Gamer]

 

Our Take
It's nice to see video games getting more love from institutes of refinement and knowledge. Last year the Smithsonian hosted a video game exhibit and this year, New York's MOMA announced that it would be add 14 video games to its installation on video games. It seems like the debate on whether or not video games are art is over, but we can still argue about something else.

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