Past Events


Annual Showcase

January 17, 2013 - January 26, 2013

Opening Reception Thursday, January 17, 6–8PM
Eyebeam's Annual Showcase will highlight innovative works produced at the organization during 2012. The showcase offers a rare look into current innovations in media arts, while celebrating the organization’s preeminence in research and the development of new...

  1. Brian House

  2. Caroline Woolard

  3. Carrie Mae Rose

  4. Daniel Neumann

  5. Heather Dewey-Hagborg

  6. James George

  7. Jonas Lund

  8. Jonathan Minard

  9. Kaho Abe

  10. Mark Shepard

  11. Nick Fox-Gieg

  12. Paolo Cirio

  13. Ramsey Nasser

  14. Sarah Grant

  15. Zach Gage


Eyebeam Resurfaces: The Future of the Digital...

January 8, 2013 - January 12, 2013

Trailer: Eyebeam Resurfaces: The Future of the Digital Archive from DEEPSPEED media on Vimeo.

Curated by Lindsay Howard and Jonathan Minard

Opening Panel/Reception: Thursday...

  1. Jonathan Minard

  2. Lindsay Howard


Playable Fashion Weekend Workshop (for ages 14-18)...

January 5, 2013 - January 6, 2013

Are you a teen that loves video games, technology, and fashion design? What about wearable...

  1. Kaho Abe


Alternative Histories: Book Launch & Reception...

January 4, 2013

Alternative Histories: New York Art Spaces, 1960 to 2010 
edited by Lauren Rosati and Mary Anne Staniszewski


Manuel DeLanda presents: Genetic Algorithms in...

December 21, 2012

Architects, from Gaudi to Frei Otto, have used physical processes as an aid to find forms. Because simulations of evolution are classified as search algorithms in computer science, they have become the latest find-forming device. Renown Deleuzian scholar and philosopher of technology ...


Bookstore Launch Party

December 20, 2012

Eyebeam unveils its brand new bookstore space and kiosk designed by Max Sanjulian of New York-based architecture studio Volido this Thursday, December 20!

We’ll be giving tours of the building including research, development, and work spaces throughout the night.

Music by DJs...



December 20, 2012 - January 26, 2013


Eyebeam Resident Paolo Cirio exposes one million Twitter users to public persecution in the aftermath of the 2012 presidential election as he turns his website project PERSECUTING.US into a physical sound installation at the...


An Introduction to Computational Fashion

December 12, 2012

An Introduction to Computational Fashion:
Transforming design, textiles and the social experience around wearable technology

  1. Gabi Asfour

  2. Kaho Abe

  3. Katherine Isbister

  4. Sabine Seymour


Music Factory

December 8, 2012 - December 11, 2012

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Eyebeam has been a pioneer in...

"Stop Work!" with Paolo Cirio, Sarah Grant...

December 3, 2012

Once a month, Eyebeam asks everyone in the organization to close their computers, drop their pencils, and stop work for a session of food, drinks, and discussion.

"Stop Work!" is a chance for our residents and fellows to present their progress on projects. During the 1.5-hour meeting, they receive critical feedback...

  1. Jonathan Vingiano

  2. Paolo Cirio

  3. Sarah Grant


Eyebeam Presents #ArtsTech: 3D Printing

November 28, 2012

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This month, we'll be hearing about the new opportunities and challenges 3D printing is presenting artists, designers, museums and businesses.

We've all been hearing about how 3D printing is the harbinger...


Final Cleanup Push @ Eyebeam

November 10, 2012

SANDY UPDATE: EYEBEAM NEEDS YOUR HELP TOMORROW | We're seeking volunteers to do a final push to clean and salvage the remainder of Eyebeam's water damaged AV gear, cabling, and storage closets. Sign up to meet in front of Eyebeam beginning at 11AM sharp on Saturday 11/...


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

October 28, 2012 - October 29, 2012


Eyebeam's Sound Research Group and CT-SWaM present:

Subtle Listening: Inner Ear Training for the Sound Artist Two day...

  1. Daniel Neumann

  2. Kim Cascone


NP Presents CeraSite™

October 27, 2012 - November 1, 2012


Eyebeam is pleased to host CeraSite™ presented by NP.

The project asks, what happens when a building no longer behaves? Perhaps it...

  1. Daniel Leyva

  2. Daniel Swan

  3. EOE (Kari Altmann)

  4. MSHR

  5. NP

  6. Ryan Whittier Hale


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