Past Events


Book Launch: Aram Bartholl's 'The Speed...

April 12, 2012

On April 12 from 6PM–8PM, Eyebeam will host the official US 'The Speed Book' launch party of Aram Bartholl's first artist monograph. The event, which occurs in tandem with...

  1. Aram Bartholl

  2. Lindsay Howard


Artist Talk: 0-Day Art

April 11, 2012

Join Lindsay Howard and 0-Day Art on April 11th, 7:00pm-8:00pm as they discuss the monetization of net-based art and limiting access to art on the Internet. This talk is the first in a series of conversations to occur in conjunction with the...

  1. Don Miller

  2. Jeremiah Johnson

  3. Lindsay Howard


Project Space: If the dancing gets too stiff, the...

April 10, 2012 - April 25, 2012

Through an eBay purchase, eteam (a collaboration between Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger) became the landlords of a 36,000-square-foot plot of land in Germany with eight remaining tenants and seven feral lots. After receiving complaints from their tenants about the lack of access to water, eteam suggested they dig a...

  1. eteam

  2. Franziska Lamprecht

  3. Hajoe Moderegger


Eyebeam Closed

April 5, 2012 - April 6, 2012

Eyebeam will be closed to the public Thursday, April 5 through Friday, April 6. 


Workshop: OWS Archive Share Day

March 31, 2012

At this free event, the public will be invited to explore and archive the many views of democracy. Anyone wishing to present their work in art and activism can sign up for a short time slot. Email taeyoon [at] eyebeam [dot] org to reserve your slot now.

OWS Archive Share Day is presented in...

  1. Taeyoon Choi


Screening/Discussion: General Strike

March 30, 2012

Eyebeam Fellow Taeyoon Choi in conjunction with Death to Capitalism Cinema,  The Public School New York, and Strike Everywhere are hosting an evening of screenings and an open discussion about the May Day General Strike. This screening/discussion will examine the transformative potential and potential...


Bookstore: Fair Exchange

March 29, 2012 - April 14, 2012

Eyebeam will host an opening reception on March 29th at 6PM.

How much can we share and how much can we ask from audience? "Fair Exchange," featuring work by David Horvitz and Kyle McDonald, questions the systems of knowledge production and human interaction with machines in the public space. For...

  1. David Horvitz

  2. Kyle McDonald

  3. Taeyoon Choi


Artist Talk: Joanie Lemercier (AntiVJ)

March 28, 2012


Doors 6, begins 6:30 

AntiVJ is a visual label working in performance and installation initiated by a group of European artists whose technology driven work is focused on the use of projected light and its influence on...


Performance: Unmanned

March 24, 2012

Jordan Crandall's Unmanned is a piece of "philosophical theater": a blend of performance art, political allegory, philosophical speculation, and intimate reverie that explores the changing nature of masculinity in the face of automated technologies of war. Jordan conducts a series of monologues in the guise of seven...

  1. Jordan Crandall


Jordan Crandall in Conversation with Mark Shepard

March 22, 2012

What constitutes the "urban" today? How can it be described? Urban life has become increasingly entangled with mobile, embedded, and networked media, communications and information technologies. Yet we often refer to these conditions in terms of social interactions mediated by an immaterial informatic space overlaid onto a...

  1. Jordan Crandall

  2. Mark Shepard


Window Gallery: Brother Islands

March 20, 2012 - April 28, 2012

Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 21, 5:30PM - 7:30PM.

Half a century since its abandonment, North Brother Island fades from New York City's map as nature swallows this one block square quarantine city. Just down the East River, Ward's Island warehouses shelter New York's homeless...

  1. Benton-C Bainbridge

  2. Bill Etra

  3. Minou Maguna


Opening Reception: Flock House Pod + Speakers'...

March 15, 2012

Join us this Thursday for a night of performance and participation with Taeyoon Choi, Mary Mattingly, and special guests Darren Will and David Kanbergs. Explore Mattingly’s ...

  1. Mary Mattingly

  2. Taeyoon Choi


Workshop: Popcorn Maker with Ben Moskowitz

March 3, 2012

Join Ben Moskowitz of the Mozilla Foundation for a workshop in Popcorn Makera creative, easy to use tool for authoring interactive media content. Popcorn is free, open source, and built from standard HTML, allowing users to utilize templates or...

  1. ben moskowitz

  2. Tahir Hemphill


Geoff Manaugh in conversation with Mary Mattingly

March 1, 2012

What if mobile, self-sufficient living units were the building blocks for future cities? In a time when growing urban populations are faced with environmental, political, and economic instability, and when human and societal dislocation and relocation increasingly erode stable notions of dwelling, Eyebeam Fellow Mary Mattingly...

  1. Geoff Manaugh

  2. Mary Mattingly


Project Space: Flock House Pod

March 1, 2012 - April 7, 2012

From March 1 to April 7, Eyebeam Fellow Mary Mattingly will test her Flock House living system right here at Eyebeam! She will be living in one of the Flock House units, testing its power, food, and water systems in preparation for a public launch in May 2012.


  1. Mary Mattingly


Main Space: 'Speakers' corners'

March 1, 2012 - April 7, 2012

'Speakers’ corners', a new performance and installation by Eyebeam Fellow Taeyoon Choi, will be presented at the main exhibition space of Eyebeam Art and Technology from March 1st to April 7th. Building upon previous projects ‘...


Window Gallery: Wearable Weapons - Hoop Study 005 (...

March 1, 2012 - March 17, 2012

The costumes of the Wearable Weapons series awaken the power of vulnerability. Carrie Mae Rose, in using materials that shock and injure, heightens our sense of caution and our understanding of the the fragility of life. Her work pushes the boundaries of the self and of fashion to their absolute limits. Being a...

  1. Carrie Mae Rose


Exploring Biophilia: Apps as the Next Creative...

February 21, 2012

Join us on Tuesday, February 21 to explore Björk's Biophilia app in detail with co-developers Scott Snibbe...

  1. Max Weisel

  2. Scott Snibbe