The success of the video game industry is undeniable: The Supreme Court has ruled that video games are an art form. Games employ state-of-the-art graphical renderings of images. And there is a multiplicity of ways to interact with the games, so what could Nintendo's Mario and Sandro Botticelli's "The Birth of Venus" possibly have in common? Come find out! Cutting-edge scholar and gaming expert, Chris Solarski, will present his book Drawing Basics and Video Game Art - Classic to Cutting-Edge Art Techniques for Winning Video Game Design.