Past Events


#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


On view: Quotidian Record

July 3, 2012 - August 8, 2012

Eyebeam Resident Brian House's Quotidian Record is a limited edition LP that features a continuous year of his personal location-tracking data. In compressing 365 days to 365 rotations and mapping habitual places to harmonic relationships, House hopes to prompt our musical perception when we consider our...

  1. Brian House


On view: Stranger Visions

July 3, 2012 - August 12, 2012

In Stranger Visions artist Heather Dewey-Hagborg creates portrait sculptures from analyses of genetic material collected in public places. Working with the traces strangers unwittingly leave behind, Dewey-Hagborg calls attention to the impulse...

  1. Heather Dewey-Hagborg


Summer 2012 Open Studios

June 29, 2012 - June 30, 2012


Friday, June 29 + Saturday, June 30, 2012: 3–6PM

A two-day presentation at Eyebeam Art + Technology Center providing an inside look at current research and in-progress work.

Eyebeam has a rich history of...


Workshop: The Da Vinci Plugin

June 25, 2012

Mondays and Wednesdays, 6-9PM June 25 - July 10 (six classes)

Final presentation: July 16

Course Description:
During this 6-meetings course we'll plug into the versatile mind of the artist-engineer, Leonardo...

  1. Yael Kanarek


Taeyoon Choi's Moleskine Notebook Launch Party...

June 20, 2012

Wednesday, June 20th, 6PM-8PM

Eyebeam alumnus Taeyoon Choi, has created a digital space for drawings and videos inspired by the structure and themes of Italo Calvino’s novel, Invisible Cities. Taeyoon will publish total of 55 episodes on the project ...


Nato Thompson in conversation with Not an...

June 19, 2012

6PM-8PM, Tuesday, June 19

What new strategies and tactics for the occupation of urban space have emerged over the past year? Join us for an informal public conversation with Nato Thompson, chief curator at Creative Time, and Beka Economopolis and ...

  1. Jason Jones

  2. Mark Shepard

  3. Not an Alternative

  4. Taeyoon Choi


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

June 18, 2012 - June 19, 2012

Late late night concert series at Eyebeam:

Recording Available

Monday, June 18 2012 10pm
Free admission
Eyebeam 540 W 21st St....

  1. Daniel Neumann


Open Cage

June 17, 2012

OPEN CAGE : NEW YORK - a one hundred minute performative work honoring John Cage in 2012, the centennial of his birth. 

In 1992, OPEN CAGE: BRATISLAVA was created and directed by artist Morgan O'Hara as a celebration of...


Chelsea Music Festival, hosted at Eyebeam

June 15, 2012 - June 23, 2012

Eyebeam is proud to be hosting The Chelsea Music Festival on June 15, 17, 23: details and tickets.



#ArtsTech: Digital Conservation and Archiving

June 13, 2012

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

[Eyebeam Presents] #ArtsTech: Digital Conservation and Archiving

Over the years, we at #ArtsTech have spent a lot of time discussing the benefits of going digital--getting projects, collections and catalogs up online so that they can better connect with audiences, become more...

  1. Julia Kaganskiy

  2. Lindsay Howard


On view: Eli Keszler's L-Carrier

June 7, 2012 - June 23, 2012

Eyebeam Art & Technology Center, in partnership with Issue Project Room, is pleased to announce L-CARRIER, an installation by sound artist/percussionist Eli Keszler commissioned by New Radio & Performing Arts, Inc. for its site, with funding...