Past Events


Eyebeam Summer School: New Tools for Collaborative...

July 8, 2008

Presenters: Eyebeam senior fellow Steve Lambert; Mushon Zer Aviv and Dan Pfeiffer; NOR_/D: Eyebeam Production Lab fellow Addie Wagenknecht with Stefan Hechenberger.

  • Subversion (SVN): a version control system used to maintain current and historical versions of files for source code, web pages, and/or...
  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. Dan Pfeiffer

  3. Mushon Zer-Aviv

  4. Nor_/d (Addie Wagenknecht + Stefan Hechenberger)

  5. Steve Lambert


Digital Day Camp 2008

July 7, 2008 - July 29, 2008

In July 2008, Eyebeam produced its ninth annual Digital Day Camp Program (DDC) and inviting all NYC public high school students to take part. What’s more: students (sophomores, juniors or seniors) were be paid for their participation in this interactive-art summer program.

The theme of DDC 08 echoed...

  1. Liz Slagus


Eyebeam Summer School: A Basic Sentence Markup...

July 3, 2008

Steve Lambert and Jeff Crouse will lead a workshop on A Basic Sentence Markup Language (ABSML)—an artist statement generator—and a new email spam-inspired project to Keep an Army Recruiter Busy.

  1. Jeff Crouse

  2. Steve Lambert


Eyebeam Summer School: Illegal Billboard Workshop...

July 1, 2008

Activists estimate that half the billboards in New York City are illegal. Worth millions in profit, outdoor advertising has become a corporate black market that doesn’t stop short of breaking the law to get your attention.

On July 1, the Anti-Advertising Agency and Rami Tabello of will lead a free...

  1. Rami Tabello

  2. Steve Lambert


Camerautomata Charlie Walking Tour

June 28, 2008

As part of the Tourists and Travelers exhibition and in conjunction with...

  1. Taeyoon Choi


Eyebeam Open Studios: June 2008

June 21, 2008

Visit Eyebeam for the biannual Open Studios, showcasing ongoing projects by current fellows, residents, and student residents.

Get a behind-the-scenes peek at Eyebeam's state-of-the-art labs, and talk with artists and technologists about their current work.

The June 21 Open Studios will feature work...

  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. Ayah Bdeir

  3. Dan Torop

  4. David Jimison

  5. Friedrich Kirschner

  6. Geraldine Juarez

  7. Glen Moore

  8. Jeff Crouse

  9. Jessica Banks

  10. Joe Winter

  11. JooYoun Paek

  12. Michael Mandiberg

  13. Steve Lambert

  14. Tahj Banks

  15. Wandy Marcano

  16. Zachary Lieberman


Tourists and Travelers

June 21, 2008 - July 19, 2008

As many New Yorkers ready for the annual ritual of summer travel, Eyebeam presents Tourists and Travelers, an art exhibition resulting from Taeyoon Choi and Joseph DeLappeʼs 2007-08 residencies at Eyebeam. The show features an unlikely pair of projects that reflect the artistsʼ interests in journeys...

  1. Joseph DeLappe

  2. Taeyoon Choi


MIXER: Kudu | BiLLLL$ featuring Guillermo E. Brown...

June 14, 2008

Kudu | BiLLLL$ featuring Guillermo E. Brown | The Collection Agency

Plus interactive art by: Addie Wagenknecht | Friedrich Kirschner | David Jimison + Jeff Crouse | Geraldine Juárez

Open bar all night! Sponsored by Dewar's and Newcastle Brown Ale.


  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. David Jimison

  3. Friedrich Kirschner

  4. Geraldine Juarez

  5. Jeff Crouse


Art in the Age of Terrorism

May 29, 2008

Art in the Age of Terrorism

Dr. Steven Kurtz, the artist accused by the US Department of Justice of “bioterrorism” stemming from his use of scientific materials in his award-winning art practice, joins Eugene Thacker and George Annas...

  1. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  2. Carl Zimmer

  3. Critical Art Ensemble

  4. Eugene Thacker

  5. George Annas

  6. Steven Kurtz


Project Walkway

May 22, 2008

During Project Walkway, eight female participants of Girls Eye View Spring 2008 from local high school Bayard Rustin Academy for Art and Music have been learning the fundamentals of electronics and wearable technologies. The program will end with a runway show...

  1. Ayah Bdeir

  2. Jessica Banks

  3. Norene Leddy

  4. Sabine Seymour

  5. Wandy Marcano


Teen Mashup Remix: Creative Youth Workshops

May 17, 2008


The Change You Want To See gallery will host a collaborative workshop exploring the mashup and remix of audio-visual, social and architectural elements onsite, with local borough-based teenage participants and Eyebeam's educational partners. Each workshop participant will be invited to bring at...

  1. Andrew Gryf Paterson

  2. Dan Winckler

  3. David Jimison

  4. Jeff Crouse

  5. Liz Slagus

  6. Not an Alternative


Freedom + Creativity: Eyebeam Benefit 2008

May 6, 2008


Freedom and Creativity:

Eyebeam Benefit, May 6, 2008


DATE: Tuesday, May 6, 2008







HONORING: Craig...

  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. Benton-C Bainbridge

  3. Craig Newmark

  4. Geraldine Juarez

  5. Jazz J. Merton

  6. Joe Winter

  7. John S. Johnson

  8. Zach Lieberman


Sustainability Action Day: Toxic Tours + Urban...

April 19, 2008

Feedback artists Natalie Jeremijenko, Leah Gauthier, Brooke Singer, and The Lower East Side Ecology Center presenting workshops during the day.

Natalie Jeremijenko will present noPark.

Natalie Jeremijenko will lead a surface-level noPARK action on a plot of pavement in Chelsea (within...

  1. Brooke Singer

  2. Emily Gallagher

  3. Leah Gauthier

  4. Lower East Side Ecology Center

  5. Michael Heimbinder

  6. Natalie Jeremijenko


Synthetic Times: Media Art China 2008

April 15, 2008

Synthetic Times: Media Art China 2008, a Cultural Olympics project that will open at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing in June 2008, launches in NYC with programming co-organized by the exhibition’s curator, Zhang Ga, the MoMA, Parsons School of Design and Eyebeam. For more information visit:...

  1. Friedrich Kirschner

  2. Jeff Crouse

  3. Stephanie Rothenberg

  4. Taeyoon Choi


Green Drinks NYC

April 8, 2008

On the second Tuesday of each month, people who work in the environmental field and anyone interested in environmental issues meet up for a drink at various Manhattan hotspots from 6 – 10PM.

During our FEEDBACK exhibition, Eyebeam hosted...


Alternative Energy Sources + Use/Reuse Workshops

April 5, 2008

Eyebeam resident artist Jooyoun Paek presents Expand-a-Bag, an inflatable craft workshop.

Eyebeam alums Jenny Broutin, Carmen Trudell and Mouna Andraos will lead a workshop in which participants create personal power stations using alternative energy sources.

The personal...

  1. Carmen Trudell

  2. Fluxxlab

  3. Jennifer Broutin

  4. JooYoun Paek

  5. Mouna Andraos


They Were Here

April 3, 2008 - April 4, 2008

They Were Here was a site-specific installation by Addie Wagenknecht, Production Lab Fellow, installed on April 3, 2008, in the Northwest corner of Clement Clarke Moore Park, located at 22nd and 10th Aves.

A flock of stark, white, static two-dimensional birds inhabited a tree. The birds’ physical...

  1. Addie Wagenknecht


Sustainability + Architecture panel

March 29, 2008

What if walls could breathe? On Saturday, March 29, 2008, Eyebeam presented a panel and showcase on architecture and sustainability as part of its Feedback exhibition.

In the past 15 years, some of the most vibrant experiments in...

  1. Chris Garvin

  2. Elisabeth Thompson

  3. The Living