2020 IDM Showcase

Open to the Public

lit up helmet

The first-ever, virtual IDM showcase of over 130 installations will feature a digital project database, live streamsinteractive online eventsstudent presentations, live Q&A sessions, and more. Among the projects are: 

  • A digital magazine that showcases frank, realistic stories of diverse women to initiate genuine conversations about expectations, ambitions, obstacles, and triumphs
  • A photo collage series created to find a more relatable approach to understanding what our friends and family who live with addiction experience
  • An anti-face-recognition helmet that can be customized to display an array of coruscating designs
  • A work that uses a data scraping app to create a visual representation of the emotional valence of a news article or social post
  • A speculative user interface design for extraterrestrial exploration
  • An adventure game using Pokémon Essentials, which allows people to explore media censorship in an imaginary town.


  • 3:00 — Introduction

Works, presentations, and exhibitions focused on:

  • 3:30 — Storytelling
  • 4:00 — Community
  • 4:20 — Problem Solving
  • 5:15 — Culture
  • 5:30 — Interpreting
  • 6:00 — Activism
  • 7:00 — Experimental media
  • 8:00 — Pure Creation
  • 9:10 — Reflection
  • 9:30 — Closing speeches by R. Luke Dubois and Scott Fitzgerald

Read the press release for more information