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Starts:
Apr
23
2014

Decorate, Embellish, Adorn


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Wed Apr 23, 2014 00:00 - Sat May 10, 2014

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Description:
Con Artist celebrates all of its members with a large group show. Curated by member Aprajita Anand, “Decorate, Embellish, Adorn” invites the collective to produce a monochromatic piece in any medium on a base of one square foot. The result demonstrates the breadth and creativity of the collective’s diverse artists. Con Artists decorate, embellish, and adorn any blank surface to create a mosaic of expressions which encompass their own individual interpretations of beauty.


Starts:
Apr
23
2014

evoMUSART 2014 - First Call For Papers


Type:
Conference

Dates:
Wed Apr 23, 2014 09:00 - Fri Apr 25, 2014

Description:
Please distribute (Apologies for cross posting) ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- CALL FOR PAPERS evomusart 2014 http://www.evostar.org/cfpEvoMUSART.html 3rd International Conference on Evolutionary and Biologically Inspired Music, Sound, Art and Design April 2014, Baetha, Andalusia, Spain Part of evo* 2014 evo*: http://www.evostar.org ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- New this year: Special track on Artificial Neural Network applied to Music, Sound, Art and Design ---------------------------------------------------------------------------- Following the success of previous events and the importance of the field of evolutionary and biologically inspired (artificial neural network, ...


Starts:
Apr
23
2014

Women in Art and Technology


Type:
Talk/Lecture

Dates:
Wed Apr 23, 2014 18:00 - Wed Apr 23, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
A.I.R. Gallery and 2013–14 Fellowship Artist, Amelia Marzec, are pleased to announce an evening of presentations and a roundtable discussion. Technology is the medium we use to communicate today, but we still experience a gender gap and a generation gap in terms of women’s participation in technology as a creative medium. A.I.R. Gallery invites artists, curators, creative technologists, critics, historians and researchers with an interest in women, art, and technology to join us on April ...


Starts:
Apr
24
2014

Sebastian Kite's "Echelon"


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Thu Apr 24, 2014 18:00 - Sat May 10, 2014

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Description:
Sebastian Kite (b. 1986) is a multidisciplinary artist based in London. Kite creates experiential environments to choreograph the sensory engagement of people with architectural spaces. His practice lies at the intersection of art and architecture, with a particular focus on site-specificity. Beginning with an analysis of the site, Kite uses structure, kinetics, light, projection and sound as strategies to illustrate new readings of space. Echelon at the AC Institute is Kite’s first American exhibition. The ...


Starts:
Apr
24
2014

Soundhackers Meetup


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Thu Apr 24, 2014 19:00 - Thu Apr 24, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
Soundhackers is a free monthly meet up co-presented by NAISA, dedicated to exploring techniques in sound art and music technology. The April edition will continue to feature a mix of artist presentations alongside hands-on tutorials. The agenda will be announced shortly on the meetup web-site, so please RSVP at http://www.meetup.com/soundhackers to be notified when it's available.


Starts:
Apr
25
2014

2014 Parsons Fine Arts MFA Thesis Exhibition: Before


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Fri Apr 25, 2014 18:00 - Sat May 03, 2014

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Description:
Parsons the New School for Design is pleased to announce Before, the 2014 Parsons Fine Arts MFA Thesis Show curated by Niels Van Tomme. The exhibition features new works in a wide variety of media and artistic approaches by Hala Alhomoud, David Connolly, Lilly Handley, John Lee, Kai Margarida-Ramirez, Cara Nahaul, Angela Pulido Zorro, Rujuta Rao, Luka Rayski, Becca Jane Rubinfeld, María Margarita Sánchez U., Mark John Smith, Alona Weiss, Matt Whitman, Jian X Yi, ...


Starts:
Apr
25
2014

Harvestworks presents: David Galbraith - Density


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Fri Apr 25, 2014 19:00 - Sun Apr 27, 2014

Location:
New York City, New York
United States of America

Description:
Density is a generative installation of abstract animation with six-channel sound based on a vintage mathematics reference text. Reversing the traditional visual music mapping from musical pitch to color hue, Density structures the sonic realm through constraints derived from the visual domain. The animation is created with Galbraith’s custom software which simultaneously generates sound via granular synthesis controlled by the image track, sparking the interplay between image and sound. Each frame of the animation in ...


Starts:
Apr
25
2014

NAISA Fundraiser with CCMC


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Fri Apr 25, 2014 20:00 - Fri Apr 25, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
Michael Snow - analogue synthesizer John Oswald - alto saxophone Paul Dutton - sound singing and mouth harp John Kamevaar - electronic percussion, analogue synthesizer and NAISAtron A special fundraiser performance for NAISA featuring Toronto's longest running free improv band CCMC. Widely regarded as one of the pioneering free improvisation bands of the 1970s, CCMC has been reinventing itself with a shifting constellation of artists and a consistent questing spirit for more than four decades. ...


Starts:
Apr
26
2014

Sound As Art Workshop with Darren Copeland


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Sat Apr 26, 2014 10:00 - Sat Apr 26, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $100 Geared towards the budding sound artist, the visual and media artist exploring sound, the community radio programmer wanting to expand their possibilities, and those with a general interest in sound, this workshop will teach basic recording, editing, processing and mixing practices.


Starts:
Apr
26
2014

UCSC's Digital Arts and New Media MFA graduate exhibition, UNDERCURRENTS


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Sat Apr 26, 2014 12:00 - Sun May 04, 2014

Location:
Santa Cruz, California
United States of America

Description:
UCSC's DANM 2014 MFA Exhibition “Undercurrents" April 26 - 27 + May 1 - 4, 2014 (12-5) Reception: Thursday May 1, 6-9pm Digital Arts Research Center, UCSC Digital Arts and New Media (DANM) at UC Santa Cruz presents Undercurrents, an MFA exhibition of eleven emerging artists pushing back against prevailing ideas and definitions of digital art. Undercurrents of information and meaning run through the exhibition, connecting themes of conservation, activism, and representation through repurposed technology, ...


Starts:
Apr
26
2014

Screensavers 001: A Night of Experimental Audio Visual Performances


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Sat Apr 26, 2014 20:00 - Sat Apr 26, 2014

Location:
Charlottesville, Virginia
United States of America

Description:
visual performances featuring live cinematic projections edited before your eyes, decaying feedback loops, powerful drones, audio reactive graphics, deconstructed VHS tapes, electro-acoustic improvisation, drum machines and maybe even some guitars. Nathan Halverson + Jason Robinson Taka Suzuki + Ryan Maguire/Jon Bellona Greg Nachmanovitch + Will Bollinger collaborative, improvisational, pretty cool. The Bridge PAI 04.26.14 8:00 PM


Starts:
Apr
27
2014

Introduction to Micro-Controllers with Ian Jarvis


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Sun Apr 27, 2014 13:00 - Sun Apr 27, 2014

Location:
Toronto, Canada

Description:
General $50, $70 with added supplies, $110 Workshop plus full Arduino kit with added supplies The Arduino micro-controller is an extremely popular and powerful tool that mediates the analog and digital worlds and is used to create robotics, dynamic objects, installations, interactive instruments/tools, the list is potentially endless. Through a combination of demonstrations and explanations, practical exercises, and individual work, participants will be guided through the basics of electronics, circuits, sensors, programming, actuators, and audio ...


Starts:
Apr
30
2014

Linda Simpson: The Drag Explosion - Expanded!


Type:
Screening

Dates:
Wed Apr 30, 2014 20:30 - Wed Apr 30, 2014

Location:
New York , New York
United States of America

Description:
Dirty Looks NYC is thrilled to present Linda Simpson's The Drag Explosion. The Drag Explosion is an evolving multi-media “slideshow extravaganza” created by performer and nightlife personality Linda Simpson. From the underground East Village club scene and the birth of Wigstock in the late 1980s, to the AIDS activism and mainstream drag explosion of the early 1990s heralded by Supermodel of the World, RuPaul, Simpson’s snapshots document the flamboyant performances and offstage advocacy of the ...


Starts:
May
03
2014

Yung Jake: Drawings


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Sat May 03, 2014 18:00 - Sat May 31, 2014

Location:
LOS ANGELES, California
United States of America

Description:
Steve Turner Contemporary is pleased to present Drawings, a solo exhibition by Los Angeles-based artist Yung Jake, featuring a new series of computer-generated drawings. Yung Jake was born on the Internet in 2011. He is best known for his rap videos that integrate the worlds of hip-hop, technology, social media and contemporary art. Datamosh (2011) parodied the trend in music video of datamoshing (a digital technique that distorts images) while playing to a contemporary digital ...


Starts:
May
06
2014

Black & White


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Tue May 06, 2014 19:00 - Mon Jun 30, 2014

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Description:
The Black & White Show opens on May 6 at Aloft Hotel in Harlem featuring mixed media, paintings, pen & ink, and photography - all in BLACK & WHITE only. The artists work in code and nuances, parities and disparities using textures, lines, contrast and movement to explore ideas and theories. Open May 6 – June 30, 2014 Opening Reception: Tuesday, May 6, 7-9pm Exhibiting Artists: Andre Woolery, LeRone B. Wilson, Marcus Hunter, Michael Ricardo ...


Starts:
May
13
2014

Femme Fatale


Type:
Exhibition

Dates:
Tue May 13, 2014 20:00 - Sat May 31, 2014

Location:
New York, New York
United States of America

Description:
Since the dawn of time, women have been constricted from fully showcasing their inner strengths, talents, and intelligence. More than ever before women are being objectified by the media and social platforms, yet there are also strong, empowered women cultivating and sharing their talents. Even though there’s still a long way to go, women are increasingly becoming leaders in the workforce, politics, and the art world. "Femme Fatale" is a celebration of this feminine power ...


Starts:
May
21
2014

LEIMAY Ludus Lab with International Butoh Master Ko Murobushi


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Wed May 21, 2014 18:00 - Sun Jun 01, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
This LEIMAY Ludus Lab with International Butoh Master Ko Murobushi is open to actors, dancers, body rooted performers or anybody interested in exploring the potential of their bodies and is divided in three different modules: 1) Physical Training, 2) Improvisation, and 3) Solo Performance. Modules can be taken separately or together. However, discounts are only open to those who plan on taking all the modules. Registration is open for individual modules or the entire LEIMAY ...


Starts:
May
22
2014

Mapping Festival 2014 - Workshops subscriptions


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Thu May 22, 2014 00:00 - Sun Jun 01, 2014

Location:
Geneva, Switzerland

Description:
MAPPING FESTIVAL 2014 WORKSHOPS PROGRAM AND SUBSCRIPTIONS Mapping Festival, dedicated to audio-visual art and digital culture, celebrates this year its 10th edition from May 22 to June 1 2014. After its success in 2013, we repeat the formula discerning professional workshops from events intended for the public. Articulated around various themes and technological explorations, conducted by international instructors who are specialists in their respective fields, the six workshops will be spread over the two weeks ...


Starts:
May
29
2014

Wandering Scholars – Sexuality and Dimsum


Type:
Performance

Dates:
Thu May 29, 2014 13:00 - Thu May 29, 2014

Location:
Hong Kong,

Description:
About Project Wandering Scholars is an interdisciplinary symposium about contemporary culture, art, media and scholarship that focuses on acts of “walking” and “wandering” as strategies of thought and expression. It will consider the importance of processes of walking, elements of distraction, chaos, non-productivity, non-linearity and “failure”, as well as the fascination of a peripatetic way of disseminating knowledge. Whether we are making solitary journeys or moving in groups, we are constantly drifting and perceiving with ...


Starts:
Jun
08
2014

LEIMAY Ludus Lab with butoh dancer Kota Yamazaki


Type:
Workshop

Dates:
Sun Jun 08, 2014 10:00 - Sun Jun 08, 2014

Location:
Brooklyn, New York
United States of America

Description:
In this single session, students will explore the unknown possibilities of butoh through Kota Yamazaki’s approach to butoh and his Fluid Technique. Butoh’s approach to space and time is almost opposite from Western dance forms. By imaging physical senses such as distorting, weakening, sickening, sinking, and inwarding and by sensing absence and presence, a constant bodily transformation is provoked. Students will be encouraged to develop an awareness of what is occurring both inwardly and outwardly. ...