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Season 2023

2022 - 2023    SEASON EVENT LIST -    September 2022, thru June 2023

DIGITAL ART: Los Angeles ACM SIGGRAPH x EZTV/CyberSpace Gallery
The SECOND of FOUR [Annual Artshows]  The 1990's
September 13, 2022
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Blender V3.3 release
September 24, 2022
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Behind the Pixel - Past & Present Innovators
October, 2022
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Virtual Production for Live Performance
November 8, 2022
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AI project with Theoretical quantum physicists’ presentation
December 13, 2022
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Immersed in Digital Archiving and Restoration
January, 2023
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Computer Graphics for Wildfire Mapping
February 14, 2023
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Pioneers in Computer Graphics EDUCATION
March 8, 2023
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The Future of AI in Arts & Entertainment
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JPL panel presentation @ JPL
May 9, 2023
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The State of the Metaverse 2023
June 13, 2023
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MSG Sphere Studio Tour - Burbank
June, 2023
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LA ACM SIGGRAPH and the EZTV Online Museum present:

DIGITAL ART:  Los Angeles ACM SIGGRAPH x EZTV/CyberSpace Gallery

The SECOND OF FOUR [Annual Artshows]   The 1990's

Tuesday, Sept 13, 2022

Presenters include:  Paul Brown, Karl Sims, Barbara Nessim, Roman Verostko, and Vibeke Sorensen.  Followed by a special Electronic Theater Screening of the Artist's Digital Art.

This second of four annual artshows will take place at 7pm PDT /10pm EST, on Tuesday, September 13, 2022.  It will focus on digital art in the 1990's.

Curated by Michael J. Masucci, Joan Collins, and Victor Acevedo.

Registration is now open, and free.

LA SIGGRAPH joins LA.Blend for a joint event showcasing the latest features of Blender V3.3 (direct Zoom link). There will be a special presentation from artists from the Khronos Group to highlight the new import/export capability of Blender with glTF models and Physically Based Rendering (PBR). Image credits on event page.

One-on-one interview featuring Innovator John Gaeta, Creative Executive at Inworld AI and Carolyn Giardina, Technology Editor, The Hollywood Reporter (THR). Join us for a wide-ranging conversation, from The Matrix to the convergence of cinema and game-like experiences into the Metaverse.

CGPro takes us on a tour of Unreal 5’s new capabilities with case studies during this FREE virtual production.


Date: December 13, 2022  Los Angeles time.

7:00p - The Live Stream will start on Zoom, and is Free for all. Registration is still open.Watch the Hybrid Event on Live Zoom Stream.  All are encouraged to REGISTER for free for the Zoom Stream.  There is still plenty of room.  You must register here to gain access to the Zoom. 

6:15p - Members' In-Person presentation is SOLD OUT.  The In-Person presentation is for MEMBERS ONLY, and is SOLD OUT.  No more seats available at the VIRTULARIUM Studio, (El Segundo). 

Tuesday, January 10, 2023  7:pm PST

The San Francisco Chapter joins forces with the Los Angeles Chapter to host a Zoom meeting for all of the leadership, volunteers, members, and want-to-be-involved people.    This **Golden State Mixer,** **Bay meets Hollywood** and the **San Francisco / Los Angeles Zoom Hour,**  is brought to you by the volunteer people who have brought you Chapter events since 1978, and plan to continue for another forty years!   Calling all interested in participating.

Gregory Elwood,  GIS Specialist II, Ventura County Fire Department, goes through the software used today to battle wildfires in California.  The software application, ArcGIS Pro, published by Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI) in Redlands, California, is the designated software used by Geographic Information System Specialists (GISS) to provide maps and mapping support to the Incident Commanders and Wildland Firefighters.

On Wednesday, 8 March 2023 at 5:pm PST / 8:00pm Eastern, please join the SIGGRAPH Pioneers for another in our Pioneers of Computer Graphics series.  Dr. Bill Joel will lead an all-star panel of CGI educators in a 90-minute Zoom panel.  All SIGGRAPH Pioneers are invited to join live and participate in the chat. Others are welcome to join as well.

MODERATOR: Bill Joel;  PANELISTS: Ed Angel, Glenn Goldman, Don Greenberg, Barbara Mones, and Scott Owen

Register in advance for this webinar:

Click to see full BIOS below.

April 11, 2023  - 7:00pm PST  Los Angeles

Artificial intelligence (AI) promises to have a transformative impact on computer graphics, visual effects, art and entertainment. AI engines for generating images from text are now common, text to video is improving and text to 3D objects and environments is emerging. AI assisted editing including keying, frame-rate conversion and more are growing in popularity, and worldbuilding tools for metaverse environments are now available. Our panel explores the coming impacts of AI in worldbuilding, VFX, user-generated content and more...


  • Faith 'Aya' U., Data Scientist | Digital Artist, Creative Aya
  • Andrew Orloff, Zoic Studios Co-Founder/President
  • Audri Phillips, Digital Artist
  • Andrew Maximov, CEO, Founder at Promethean AI

The Los Angeles Chapter of ACM SIGGRAPH is seeking nominations for Chair, Vice-Chair, Secretary, Treasurer, and Membership. 

Nominations are open to all chapter members, and are due by April 30, 2023.  We are looking for people like you to collaborate with our leaders as we plan topics for our meetings.  We attract a global audience.  Our members are based in Los Angeles.

Nominate yourself, or someone you know.  Nominations are due by April 30 2023