Past Events


Making Patterns

July 24, 2015 - September 17, 2015

Making Patterns

117 Beekman Street, Manhattan, NY

July 24 - September 17

Tuesday - Sunday 



Eyebeam at the Seaport

July 24, 2015 - December 31, 2015

Eyebeam at the Seaport

24 July - 31 December, 2015

117 Beekman Street

Last year, Eyebeam moved to Brooklyn to lock in the best studio for emerging practice for its Resident Artists and Technologists. In its new home, Eyebeam provides a light-filled space...


New Topics in Social Computing: Data and Education...

July 1, 2015

In this discussion, we will consider how younger generations are growing up with data collection normalized and with increasingly limited opportunities to opt-out. Issues of surveillance, privacy, and consent have particular implications in the context of school systems. As education and technology writer Audrey Watters...


Computational Fashion Master Class 2015

June 5, 2015 - July 12, 2015

Applications are now closed

Following the enormous success of last year's event, ...


New Topics in Social Computing: Resistance Under...

May 19, 2015

In this discussion, we will consider how surveillance impacts communities and public discourse, and the way that dissent can thrive in a world under watch. We will talk about the human lives affected by surveillance and policing, focusing on communities in NYC and elsewhere. In this panel we...

  1. Ingrid Burrington

  2. Joanne McNeil

  3. Kade Crockford

  4. Raven Rakia


Cosmic Gun: Detect Gamma Radiation

May 2, 2015


With some generous support from the Arts Development Fund of the Home Affairs Bureau, the Government of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region...

  1. Annie Wan

  2. Erica Kermani


The Digital Self: Interfacing the Body, A Workshop...

April 25, 2015


As computing devices become more integrated with our physiology, designers and engineers are looking to biometric input and output interfaces as new tools for...

  1. Conor Russomanno

  2. Erica Kermani


Eyebeam First Award Benefit

April 21, 2015

Please join chair Marcy Bloom at a cocktail reception celebrating Creativity and Courage in Art & Technology at Eyebeam‘s first ever awards benefit.

The 2015 Awards will be presented to Ayah Bdeir and Trevor Paglen. Together, their creative and provocative work demystifies public understanding of technology.



Data-Carving: A Data Scavenger Hunt

March 31, 2015 - April 1, 2015


The Internet is not the only place to lose your privacy or identity.  Although more and more personal data is stored on the Internet servers, it is still...

  1. Danja Vasiliev

  2. Erica Kermani


Superglue: Run Your Own Web

March 28, 2015



In reaction to the opaque systems revealed to be at play online, artists, engineers and...

  1. Danja Vasiliev

  2. Erica Kermani


Eyebeam Artists in Conversation

February 21, 2015

Artists In Conversation

Featuring Eyebeam Artists and Technologists

Saturday 21 February, 2015

12:00PM - 7:00PM

Please note this talk will take place in DUMBO, Brooklyn at Gallery 216, 111 Front Street...

  1. Atul Varma

  2. Chloe Varelidi

  3. Eva Franch i Gilabert

  4. Iltimas Doha

  5. Jane Friedhoff

  6. Joanne McNeil

  7. Kaho Abe

  8. Lauren McCarthy

  9. Nancy Nowacek

  10. Steve Lambert

  11. Todd Shalom

  12. Torkwase Dyson


Unnatural Disasters: On Sponsorship and Risk

February 15, 2015

Unnatural Disasters: On Sponsorship and Risk

Featuring honorary fellows Not An Alternative and alum McKenzie Wark

Sunday 15 February, 2015

4:00PM - 6:00PM

  1. McKenzie Wark

  2. Not an Alternative


Computational Fashion Book Launch & Reception

February 4, 2015

Gallery 216
111 Front Street, Brooklyn, NY

  1. Amanda Parkes

  2. Ariele Elia

  3. Becky Stern

  4. Bradley Rothenberg

  5. Bryce Beamer

  6. Carrie Mae Rose

  7. Dan Steingart

  8. Duann Scott

  9. Gabi Asfour

  10. Genevieve Dion

  11. Jamal Motlagh

  12. John Kymissis

  13. Jonathan Askin

  14. Joris Debo

  15. Juan Hinestroza

  16. Kaho Abe

  17. Katherine Isbister

  18. Keren Oxman

  19. Liz Bacelar

  20. Nigel Howard

  21. Pat Jones

  22. Paul Amitai

  23. Sabine Seymour

  24. Sarah Scaturro

  25. The Dukode Studio

  26. Titania Inglis


CHIPSHOP: Hacking GameBoys and Composing Music with...

January 31, 2015


Chiptune, also known as chip music or 8-bit music, is synthesized electronic music produced by the sound chips of vintage computers, video game consoles, and arcade machines, as well as...

  1. Erica Kermani

  2. Mark DeNardo


2015 Annual Showcase

January 29, 2015 - February 21, 2015

2015 Annual Showcase

Opening Reception Thursday, January 29th, 6-8PM

Please note this exhibition will take place in DUMBO, Brooklyn at Gallery 216, 111 Front Street

Eyebeam's 2015 Annual Showcase will highlight innovative works produced at the...

  1. Allison Burtch

  2. Atul Varma

  3. Beka Economopoulos

  4. Chloe Varelidi

  5. Ingrid Burrington

  6. James Bridle

  7. Jason Jones

  8. Joanne McNeil

  9. MSHR

  10. Nancy Nowacek

  11. Not an Alternative

  12. Roddy Schrock

  13. Torkwase Dyson


M(y)Crobes: Create your own Wearable Biosensor -- a...

January 10, 2015


We share our regular world with billions of bacteria and fungi, but are for the most part unaware of how they shape...

  1. Erica Kermani

  2. Siddharth Ramakrishnan

  3. Stefani Bardin

  4. Toby Heys


New Topics in Social Computing: Consent and the...

January 7, 2015

This discussion will consider what it means to consent to share data online and to what extent digital literacy ascribes responsibility. In an essay for Model View Culture, Betsy Haibel considers online permissions through the lens of what anti-rape activists call  “enthusiastic consent.” The hidden “opt-out” boxes...

  1. Alice Marwick

  2. Joanne McNeil

  3. Karen Levy

  4. Sarah Jeong


New Topics in Social Computing: Free Expression and...

December 4, 2014

In this discussion we will consider how anonymity has shaped our experiences with the internet. It was once a defining characteristic of life online. Until the rise of social media, internet users rarely identified themselves with pictures or real names. The early years of the internet were a singular opportunity to exchange...

  1. Joanne McNeil