Summer School 2010

Programming Series: Summer School
Partner Organizations: Ghostly International

Eyebeam’s annual Summer School program offers a lively mix of youth programs, master classes, public lectures, & hands-on workshops. This year’s program has been organized as part of our summer 2010 exhibition Re:Group: Beyond Models of Consensus showcases work that subverts existing systems or envisions new alternatives to the ways in which individuals can take part, or choose not to take part, in social and cultural life.


Program offering includes:


July 19 – July 23
Visual Music Workshop
 led by Aaron Meyers & Aaron Koblin, in creative partnership with Ghostly International. Tuition for this course has been generously underwritten by Ghostly. Registration closed.


SUMMER SCHOOL @ NIGHT a series of evening lectures featuring artists and topics included in Re:Group:Beyond Models of Consensus.

Thursday, July 1
6:30-9:30PM In Code We Trust: crowd sourced democracy in the 21st century organized and moderated by Noel Hidalgo, Not An Alternative

Thursday, July 8
7:30-9PM Participationism and the Limits of Collaboration organized by Not An Alternative

Thursday, July 15
7:30-9PM On Networked Solidarity organized and moderated by Mushon Zer-Aviv, Eyebeam

Thursday, July 22
7:30-9PM Open Retail moderated by Dustyn Roberts, Eyebeam


PARTICIPATION IN PRACTICE, a series of hands-on workshops and discussions in collaboration with Re:Group artists.

Follow the links below to read more about each program, and to RSVP.

Wednesday, June 23 – Friday, June 25
All day Collaborative Futures 2nd Edition Book Sprint organized by Mushon Zer-Aviv and Michael Mandiberg, Eyebeam; including Verina Gfader, kanarinka (a.k.a. Catherine D’Ignazio), and Astra Taylor.

Wednesday, June 30
3-8PM Corporate Commands: Walking Expedition & Performance Lab with Institute for Infinitely Small Things

Wednesday, June 30
4-7PM CALL TODAY: a workshop on urban signage with artist John Hawke

Wednesday, July 7
6-9PM Action Research Workshop with Christopher Robbins, WPA 2010

Thursday, July 8
4-6PM Think Tank the Think Tank facilitated discussion with Ghana Think Tank

Wednesday, July 14th
7-9PM Hacking Sustainable Fashion with Giana Gonzalez, Hacking Couture & Sarah Scaturro, curator

Thursday, July 15
2-6PM Mapping Homelessness: An introduction to Ushahidi as a tool for collaborative civic action, hands-on workshop with Chris Blow, Ushahidi

Friday, July 16
11AM Ushahidi workshop with WPA 2010 hands-on workshop with Chris Blow, Ushahidi; Christopher Robbins, WPA 2010
location: chashama, Jamaica, Queens

Tuesday, July 20
7-9PM Thought to Thing hands-on workshop with Bre Pettis, Makerbot

Tuesday, July 20
7-9PM C.Spot makes Hacking Couture hers with Brooklyn based designer Charlotte Gaspard, Creative Director of C.Spot Designs.

Thursday, July 29
7-9PM Hacking Couture intervened by GAIA arts collective


DIGITAL DAY CAMP (celebrating it’s 11th year!) invites 16 NYC high school students to participate in a 3-week summer intensive where they work alongside artists and technologists in this summer’s Mobile App School.



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People: Aaron KoblinAaron Meyers, Astra Taylor, Dustyn RobertsMushon Zer Aviv, Noel Hidalgo, Not an AlternativePaul AmitaiStephanie Pereira
Research: Education
Tags: masterclass, Re:Group, SS10, summer school

Partner Organizations: Ghostly International