Hello! Welcome to IKantKoan.

We imagine and create interactive experiences for seriously curious people.

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  1. Playable, immersive experiences that level up our lives. 

Our Work

Games for the gutsy.

"Imagine a TED Talk that turns into an interactive adventure… that dares [audiences] to leave their comfort zone."

~ The New York Times

An immersive, interactive, and *highly* metaphysical philosophy salon.

A Seriously Playful Approach

Play-Based Design

From ideation to implementation, we work with curious, high-vision folks to create playful, purpose driven work. 

For a glimpse of playful practice in action, check out IKantKoan founder Jessica Creane’s TEDx talk on Embracing Uncertainty through Play.


Design, Play and Process Blog


A grad school professor of mine once related some wisdom to our class: “every artist has a certain ...
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Vulnerability in Practice

I listened to a podcast recently in which the guest, a visual artist, was saying that it is ...
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Ghost Brain

Today's post is for everyone with a backlog of creative projects a solar system wide and a galaxy ...
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L’appel du vide

L’appel du vide is a French phrase for ‘the call of the void.’ It refers, literally, to the ...
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Perfection Worship

“In the course of a two-week run of CHAOS THEORY, I will surely hit a perfect performance.” I ...
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The Art of Rest

Doing things is important. I am a big fan of doing. But on the flip side of the ...
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New Year’s Resolutions: Your Own, Personal Interactive Experience

What to expect from this post Analysis of new year’s resolutions as interactive experiencesA narrative journeyAn unlikely case ...
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Pantser Mentality

I completed my first National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) novel in 2010. For the last nine years, I’ve ...
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What’s In a Name?

I’m often asked about the name IKantKoan. What does it mean? Where does it come from? Why, for ...
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