Thinkering unSymposium

Thinkering unSymposium – 18/06/16

This event explores the theme of t(h)inkering—a practice that brings together tinkering and thinking—in the contexts of living coding, hardware hacking, the maker movement, media archaeology and design. This unSymposium is made up of 3 workshops that will run simultaneously

Thinkering unSymposium

Thinkering unSymposium – 18/06/16

This event explores the theme of t(h)inkering—a practice that brings together tinkering and thinking—in the contexts of living coding, hardware hacking, the maker movement, media archaeology and design. This unSymposium is made up of 3 workshops that will run simultaneously

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WORKSHOP#9 ~~ Contact Mics + Hyrdophones – 13/10/15

This workshop built on from the field recording workshop (#8) as we began exploring the construction of those recording tools. Starting out from the simple creation of a contact microphone the group discussed various ways to appropriate the tool and

contactmic (1)

WORKSHOP#9 ~~ Contact Mics + Hyrdophones – 13/10/15

This workshop built on from the field recording workshop (#8) as we began exploring the construction of those recording tools. Starting out from the simple creation of a contact microphone the group discussed various ways to appropriate the tool and

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EARTH CODE / EARTH VOICE with Martin Howse – 17/10/15

  EARTH CODE / EARTH VOICE – Martin Howse Through a range of guided, experimental activities, the Earth Code/Earth Voice workshop actively explores links between contemporary technology and the earth, attempting to define a new form of land art. The workshop

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EARTH CODE / EARTH VOICE with Martin Howse – 17/10/15

  EARTH CODE / EARTH VOICE – Martin Howse Through a range of guided, experimental activities, the Earth Code/Earth Voice workshop actively explores links between contemporary technology and the earth, attempting to define a new form of land art. The workshop

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WORKSHOP#8 ~~ Field Recording – 14/07/15

The original plan to combine filed recording with a picnic was spoilt by the weather but the field recording still went ahead with a small group exploring urban sites with stereo field microphones, contact microphones, hydrophones and electromagnetic coils. The

field recording picnic

WORKSHOP#8 ~~ Field Recording – 14/07/15

The original plan to combine filed recording with a picnic was spoilt by the weather but the field recording still went ahead with a small group exploring urban sites with stereo field microphones, contact microphones, hydrophones and electromagnetic coils. The

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WORKSHOP#7 ~~ Holography and Video Jammin’ – 09/06/15

This workshop covered two areas of practice / research. Firstly, Arlinda Henderson showed her current research on Holography and this was then followed by a lively video jam led by Shaun Lewin using his recent Max/MSP & Jitter patch to manipulate

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WORKSHOP#7 ~~ Holography and Video Jammin’ – 09/06/15

This workshop covered two areas of practice / research. Firstly, Arlinda Henderson showed her current research on Holography and this was then followed by a lively video jam led by Shaun Lewin using his recent Max/MSP & Jitter patch to manipulate

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LIVE#2 – 16/04/15

The second evening of ~hotwire~ performances featured sets by The Elastic Band Orchestra, Booby Trap and 1$ (Ross Eastman). The Elastic Band Orchestra was formed two nights previous to the performance during a workshop exploring sound, light and vibration. Booby

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LIVE#2 – 16/04/15

The second evening of ~hotwire~ performances featured sets by The Elastic Band Orchestra, Booby Trap and 1$ (Ross Eastman). The Elastic Band Orchestra was formed two nights previous to the performance during a workshop exploring sound, light and vibration. Booby

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WORKSHOP#6 ~~ Elastic Band Drone Machines – 14/04/15

Workshop led by David Strang exploring the creation of sound through vibrating elastic bands. This device / instrument emerged from the joint research project by David Strang and Vincent van Uffelen. The project aims to explore the potential of noise

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WORKSHOP#6 ~~ Elastic Band Drone Machines – 14/04/15

Workshop led by David Strang exploring the creation of sound through vibrating elastic bands. This device / instrument emerged from the joint research project by David Strang and Vincent van Uffelen. The project aims to explore the potential of noise