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UPGRADE! NY: Talk by Clay Shirky: Forking, Failing,...

June 18, 2009

Upgrade! NY
June 18, 2009

As an introduction to this season’s theme for Upgrade! New York, Clay Shirky discussed the concepts of forking and failure in the open source process, and its value to the context of activism and the creative process.

  1. Clay Shirky

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Eyebeam Benefit Version 3.0

June 16, 2009 - June 17, 2009

EYEBEAM BENEFIT VER3.0

JUNE 16, 2009
8PM – Midnight
EYEBEAM, 540 W. 21ST ST., NYC

PARTICIPATION REQUIRED: On June 16, 8 – 12AM join the creative process with glam cocktails,...

  1. Aaron Meyers

  2. Art Jones

  3. Benton-C Bainbridge

  4. Daniel Perlin

  5. David Jimison

  6. Fever Creative

  7. Fluxxlab

  8. Hans Christoph-Steiner

  9. Intake Manifold

  10. Jeff Crouse

  11. Jon Cohrs

  12. LoVid

  13. Rashaad Newsome

  14. Rebecca Bray and Britta Riley

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Upgrade! New York 10th Anniversary

May 21, 2009

Upgrade! 10th Anniversary Celebration: Thursday, May 21, 2009; 8 – 9:30PM

  1. Alex Galloway

  2. Alexander Galloway

  3. Mushon Zer-Aviv

  4. Savic Rasovic

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Drawing Contemporaries

May 21, 2009 - June 9, 2009

Opening reception: Thurs., May 21, 2009, 6PM – 8PM

Drawing Contemporaries, curated by Eyebeam senior fellow Michael Mandiberg, was an exhibition of work on paper made by a peer group of new media artists who all create drawings, both as a primary object and as an experimental process. For many of the artists,...

  1. Darren Kraft

  2. Julia Schwadron

  3. Lee Walton

  4. Marisa Olson

  5. Michael Mandiberg

  6. Steve Lambert

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Open Studios May 2009

May 15, 2009 - May 16, 2009

Eyebeam will hold Open Studios for Artists In Residence and Senior Fellows
Friday, May 15 and Saturday, May 16, from 3-6pm on both dates.
A two-day presentation allowing a rare inside look at the current state of research at Eyebeam

Eyebeam will hold Open Studios for Artists In...

  1. Ayah Bdeir

  2. Di Mainstone

  3. Jeff Crouse

  4. Jon Cohrs

  5. Kenseth Armstead

  6. Michael Mandiberg

  7. Rebecca Bray and Britta Riley

  8. Reid Farrington

  9. Steve Lambert

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Climate for Change Youth Exchange

May 7, 2009

On Thursday, May 7th 2009, 15 Loughlin students in Brooklyn had a video-conference call via Skype with students from St. Francis Assisi Academy in Liverpool, England. The purpose of the call was to share thoughts about global warming. St. Francis is also a Lasallian school and the conversation was part of a community project...

  1. Emma Lloyd

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WiFi Teach-In (Part 2)

May 2, 2009

If everyone took the passwords off their wifi, we'd have a free, citywide wireless network. Sound like a good idea? Then help us make it happen!

Eyebeam's Open Cultures Research Group continues its two-part workshop in which participants are trained —and then train others—to open up a wifi network so that it is free,...

  1. Hans-Christoph Steiner

  2. Jeff Crouse

  3. Michael Mandiberg

  4. Steve Lambert

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littleBits launch party and exhibition opening

April 30, 2009 - May 16, 2009

littleBits launch party and exhibition opening

littleBits is a growing library of preassembled circuit boards, made easy by tiny magnets

Opening: Thursday, April 30, 2009; 6PM – 9PM
Eyebeam: 540 W. 21st St. (btw 10th and 11th Aves.)

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  1. Ayah Bdeir

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Eyebeam Roadshow New Mexico 2009

April 30, 2009 - May 1, 2009

The Eyebeam Road Show is back! This year we're visiting venues in Chicago and California to present talks about projects and events underway at Eyebeam. We'll also lead day-long, hands-on workshops on a variety of topics, from "shop-dropping" (reverse shoplifting as activism), to building your own multi-touch...

  1. Dan Torop

  2. Jeff Crouse

  3. Zachary Lieberman

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UPGRADE! NY: Subversive Tech and Burma’s Struggle...

April 24, 2009

Upgrade! NY
April 27, 2009

We are pleased to announce that Upgrade! New York is now co-produced in collaboration with Brooklyn-based activist organization Not An Alternative, and will focus on topics related to open source activist and creative practices for the upcoming year.

This gathering took place...

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Climate for Change - Is the world ready for change...

April 21, 2009

Continuing our collaboration with the Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT) on their Climate for Change project a transatlantic debate will take place. The theme, "Is the world ready for change".

Divided by the Atlantic, Liverpool and New York each share a unique cultural heritage but in our global...

  1. Emma Lloyd

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WiFi Teach-In (Part 1)

April 18, 2009

If everyone took the passwords off their wifi, we'd have a free, citywide wireless network. Sound like a good idea? Then help us make it happen!

Eyebeam's Open Cultures Research Group will be running a two-part workshop in which participants will be trained on how to open up a wifi network so that it is free, accessible...

  1. Hans-Christoph Steiner

  2. Jeff Crouse

  3. Steve Lambert

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How To Apply: Eyebeam Residencies

April 16, 2009

Eyebeam is holding a “How To Apply” Forum on April 16 at 7 PM featuring past Eyebeam Resident and recent Residency Curatorial Panelist Robert Ransick (Bennington College, Vermont) and current Eyebeam Senior Fellow Steve Lambert (Parsons/The...

  1. Robert Ransick

  2. Roddy Schrock

  3. Steve Lambert

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Permanent State of Emergency

April 7, 2009 - April 28, 2009

Opening Reception: April 17, 6 – 8PM
Location: Eyebeam: 540 W. 21st, NYC
Cost: Free
http://eyebeam.org/events/permanent-state-of-emergency

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  1. Michael Mandiberg

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Climate for Change - workshops

April 4, 2009 - April 20, 2009

Location: FACT, Liverpool, UK
Cost: Free
http://climateforchange.fact.co.uk/

Continuing our collaboration with the Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT) on their...

  1. Emma Lloyd

  2. Jeff Crouse

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Eyebeam Roadshow Chicago 2009

March 31, 2009 - April 4, 2009

Location: Chicago and Urbana/Champaign
Cost: Free
http://roadshow.eyebeam.org

 

The Eyebeam Road Show continues! This time in Chicago and Urbana/Champaign at Columbia...

  1. Ayah Bdeir

  2. Jeff Crouse

  3. Jon Cohrs

  4. Michael Mandiberg

  5. Yael Kanarek

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March 26: Eyebeam welcomes new Residents, reception...

March 26, 2009

Location: Eyebeam: 540 W. 21st, NYC
Cost: Free/RSVP
http://www.eyebeam.org/engage/welcome_event_0326.html

Join Eyebeam in welcoming our 2009 Residents + Fellows.

The formal announcement will take...

  1. Alexander Galloway

  2. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  3. Di Mainstone

  4. Jon Cohrs

  5. Kenseth Armstead

  6. Rebecca Bray and Britta Riley

  7. Reid Farrington

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Climate for Change

March 13, 2009 - May 31, 2009

Climate for Change
Date: March 13 - May 31, 2009. Opening reception: Thursday, March 12, 6 - 9PM
Location: FACT, Liverpool, UK
Cost: Free

In collaboration with the Foundation for Art & Creative Technology (FACT) in Liverpool, Eyebeam will be participating in Climate for Change, an exhibition that engages...

  1. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  2. Hans-Christoph Steiner

  3. Jamie O'Shea

  4. Jeff Crouse

  5. Paul Amitai

  6. Steve Lambert