Past Events


Chelsea Sound

October 27, 2012

Presented in tandem with the opening of NP Presents CeraSite™

Eyebeam + Printed Matter + Electronic Arts Intermix + Family Business

Present a Not-For-Profit Mini-...

  1. Cory Arcangel

  2. Daniel Leyva

  3. Daniel Swan

  4. EOE (Kari Altmann)

  5. Kari Altmann

  6. MSHR

  7. Nam June Paik

  8. NP

  9. Ryan Whittier Hale


On View: Local Report 2012

October 12, 2012 - October 20, 2012

Creative Time and Eyebeam present Local Report 2012, a performance and installation by Robert Whitman first produced in 1972.  Whitman will invite 90 participants in cities all around the world to send him live audio and video reports which...

  1. Robert Whitman


Open Hardware Summit 2012

September 27, 2012

Eyebeam is thrilled to be hosting this year’s Open Hardware Summit, bringing home a dialogue launched at Eyebeam with the Opening Hardware workshops in 2010.   The one-day event features talks and panels on DIY biology, electronics, fashion and technology, digital fabrication, business and other topics by leaders in...

  1. Dustyn Roberts


#ArtsTech: Privacy/Identity

September 18, 2012

[Eyebeam Presents] #ArtsTech: Privacy/Identity

In the age of "transparency" and big data, questions around privacy and identity loom large. While some people want to create what are essentially "driver's licenses for the web" that will link back to your personal identity wherever you go online (i.e. Google+,...

  1. Julia Kaganskiy

  2. Lindsay Howard


CT-SWaM #5: Point Play

September 17, 2012 - September 18, 2012

CT-SWaM: Launching Event at Eyebeam for CONTOUR EDITIONS - ...
  1. Daniel Neumann

  2. Wolfgang Gil


Jean-Claude Van Jam

August 17, 2012 - August 19, 2012

Babycastles & Eyebeam's Game Research Group team up to present a weekend long game jam where artists, programmers, designers, and other creative people will collaborate to produce digital, analog, and physical games.  Teams will be formed at the Jam, bring whatever materials you...


Contemporary Temporary Sound Works And Music (CT-...

August 15, 2012 - August 16, 2012

Late late night concert series at Eyebeam:

Contemporary Temporary Sound Works And Music (CT-SWaM)

Recording Available


  1. Daniel Neumann


Eyebeam Is Closed for Summer

August 14, 2012 - September 17, 2012

Eyebeam is closed to the public this summer, re-opening with a special late night music event the night of the 17th. We're working on very exciting programs for the fall and winter as well as completing a redesign of our store and entrance space. We look forward...


Stranger Visions and Quotidian Record Closing BBQ...

August 2, 2012

Join us on August 2nd as we celebrate the closing of Brian House's Quotidian Record & Forty-eight to Sixteen and Heather Dewey-Hagborg's Stranger...

  1. Brian House

  2. Heather Dewey-Hagborg


Performance: Source

July 28, 2012

Since the opening of SURFACE TENSION we have been asking visitors to collect samples of their tap water in 5 Liter plastic jugs and return it to Eyebeam. On July 28th from 2-6PM Mary Coble will lift and pour these samples into an 8 foot fountain that continuously filters the water, miming the daily acts of water...

  1. Mary Coble


Origin Magazine presents 'The Hidden City: Low...

July 26, 2012

Join Origin Magazine and Eyebeam on July 26th at 7PM for a discussion hosted by Paul D. Miller (aka DJ Spooky) dedicated to exploring hidden architectures and their capacity to influence the evolution of cities and the well-being of their...

  1. paul miller (aka DJ Spooky)


#ArtsTech: Demo Day

July 16, 2012

Once a year, we do a Demo Day where members of the #ArtsTech community give lightning round, 5 minute presentations about recent or upcoming projects they're working on. It serves as a nice reminder of this group's terrific diversity and the wealth of creativity and bright ideas in the room.


  1. Julia Kaganskiy

  2. Lindsay Howard


Workshop: Barter (Theory and Practice)

July 14, 2012

Saturday, July 14th, 3-5pm & Saturday, August 18th, 3-5pm

Workshop Description: From myths of haggling savages to accounts of societies run on mutual aid, "barter" occupies a grey area between gift giving and market transactions. In this...

  1. Caroline Woolard


Workshop: Fun and Games with a New Programming...

July 12, 2012

July 12- 26, Thursdays, 5-9PM (three sessions)

Workshop Description: Zajal is a new programming language developed by Eyebeam Fellow Ramsey Nasser. It is designed to be a lot of fun, and emphasizes improvisation and experimentation over rigid rules. Each of these...

  1. Ramsey Nasser


On view: Other Music x Eyebeam Summer "...

July 12, 2012 - August 12, 2012

Other Music and Eyebeam kick-off the summer with the second summer curated selection of artfully tasteful vinyl at the Eyebeam store in Chelsea Tuesdays thru Saturdays, noon till 6 pm. 

  1. Brian House


Window Gallery: Forty-eight to Sixteen

July 12, 2012 - August 4, 2012

On view in Eyebeam's Window Gallery through August 4th, Brian House's "Forty-eight to Sixteen" documents his daily bicycle commute from Brooklyn to Midtown Manhattan.  The accompanying audio, performed by cellist Topu Lyo, was composed using data gathered from sensors recording Houses' heart rate, breathing, and pedaling...

  1. Brian House


Workshop: Tactical Trasmedia Fiction

July 11, 2012

July 11 - August 8, Wednesdays, 2-7PM (six classes)

Workshop Description: The workshop will explore ‘Cross Media’ practices for producing fiction, such as ‘Transmedia Storytelling’, ‘Alternate Reality Games’ and ‘Dispersed Fiction,’ and how these products are...

  1. Paolo Cirio


Workshop: Scraping Political Data  (Web Hacking...

July 10, 2012

Tuesday July 10, 11AM-5PM & Tuesday July 17, 11AM-5PM

  1. Paolo Cirio