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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

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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

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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

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WORKSHOP#5 ~~ MakeyMakey – 10/03/15

Workshop led by Rachael Dobbs exploring all things creative with the fabulous Makey Makey. The group created various instruments making noises with water, toilet rolls, pastry cases, fruit etc….    

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WORKSHOP#5 ~~ MakeyMakey – 10/03/15

Workshop led by Rachael Dobbs exploring all things creative with the fabulous Makey Makey. The group created various instruments making noises with water, toilet rolls, pastry cases, fruit etc….