Past Events


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


CLICK@MoMA: Wearable Technology

February 14, 2012 - April 24, 2012

Every Tuesday from February 14th to April 24th, Eyebeam & MoMA team up to present a youth workshop series exploring art that you can perform and wear using the latest in portable, digital innovation. Taught by Eyebeam alum Diana Eng, and taking their inspiration from MoMA's collection, participants will...

  1. Diana Eng


Alan Sondheim & Monika Weiss

February 4, 2012

Alan Sondheim & Monika Weiss -- Enunciation

Saturday, February 4, 3-6PM, Eyebeam Project Space

Eyebeam Resident Alan Sondheim and transdiscipinary artist Monika Weiss will perform Enunciation, a dual live video projection and sound environment in the Eyebeam Project Space on Saturday,...

  1. Alan Sondheim


Workshop: Processing in Eclipse with Proclipsing

February 4, 2012

Join Eyebeam Resident Matt Parker for a workshop in Proclipsing. Proclipsing allows you to easily create a Processing project in Eclipse and easily export it to an application or applet.

Eclipse is a more advanced Java editor that allows you to do code...

  1. Brian Ballentine

  2. Matthew Parker


Window Gallery: Gifpumper

February 4, 2012 - February 26, 2012

Gifpumper, developed by resident Slava Balasanov, combines elements of a social media site, blogging platform and virtual world into a single tool for collaborative creation online. Users can create 3d pages composed of 2d media elements (text, images, video, music) by rotating and positioning them in the XYZ coordinate...

  1. Slava Balasanov


Activist Technology Demo Day

January 28, 2012

From Arab Spring to Occupy Wall Street, technology has played an important role in shaping contemporary resistance and the representation of these events in the media. What new tools of protest and occupation have emerged over the past year? How does their use help to shape tomorrow’s democracies? The Urban Research Group @...

  1. Amelia Marzec

  2. Mark Shepard

  3. Mary Mattingly

  4. Sarah Resnick

  5. Stephen Duncombe

  6. Taeyoon Choi


Main Space: Spacepod II

January 12, 2012 - February 4, 2012

The Spacepod is a chamber that projects auditory architecture around a listener.  Using an omnidirectional array of speakers, it produces a sensation of auditory surfaces using ambisonic localization, psychoacoustic cues, and parametric mapping. Effectively, one finds oneself navigating by ear a world in which every...

  1. Jackson Moore


Eyebeam Store: Slava Balasanov Pop-Up Shop

January 12, 2012 - February 4, 2012

Eyebeam Resident Slava Balasanov works at the intersection of visual art, digital culture and technology. Inspired by virtual augmented-reality and the interplay between 2D, 3D and physical space, Balasanov will transform the Eyebeam Store into a temporary multi-media showroom based on his interactive project The Digit:...

  1. Slava Balasanov