Past Events


Fashion Week with Ayah Bdeir

September 6, 2008

Join us at 4pm on Saturday when R&D OpenLab fellow Ayah Bdeir will hold a runway show of her and Luma Shihab-Eldin's Syrian-style technologically hacked lingerie on the street in front of Eyebeam.


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  1. Ayah Bdeir


Light-mobs Morse Code workshops

September 6, 2008 - September 7, 2008

Eyebeam senior fellow Geraldine Juárez is recruiting a team for her Light-mobs, during Conflux Festival 2008. The Light-mobs are flash-mob style actions where communication between participants happens in morse...

  1. Geraldine Juarez


Eyebeam Summer School: Robots and How We See...

July 22, 2008

Artist Andrew Mahon, whose work is included in the Double Take exhibition, will demonstrate his project digitallyFit, which allows you to modify your body image in real time. He will talk about the digital representation, and misrepresentation of self, from the most banal mediums such as the...

  1. Adrianne Wortzel

  2. andrew mahon

  3. David Jimison

  4. Jeff Crouse


Tourist Photography Club Workshop

July 19, 2008

Commission exhibition, Tourists and Travelers last day; Taeyoon Choi will give a guided tour with Camerautomata Charlie and the Tourist Photography Club.

  1. Taeyoon Choi


Eyebeam Summer School: Hardware Hacking for...

July 15, 2008

Justin Downs and Rucyl Mills, artists presenting their work in the exhibition Double Take will discuss interaction and how they made their project Watch What You Are.

Eyebeam R&D Openlab fellow Ayah Bdier will present her newest project littleBits and discuss open source...

  1. Ayah Bdeir

  2. Hans Christoph-Steiner

  3. Justin Downs

  4. Rucyl Mills


Interactivos?@Eyebeam: Double Take

July 12, 2008 - August 9, 2008

Double Take was an exhibition that showcased the interactive projects that resulted from an intensive two week program of workshops and seminars, Interactivos?@Eyebeam: Better than the real thing. All...

  1. Ai-Chen Lin

  2. Alex Kurina

  3. andrew mahon

  4. Artemis Papageorgiou

  5. Daniel Wilcox

  6. Friedrich Kirschner

  7. Hye Yeon Nam

  8. Justin Downs

  9. Liz Slagus

  10. Miseong Lee

  11. Paul Amitai

  12. Rucyl Mills

  13. Sarah Cook

  14. Taeyoon Choi

  15. Tine Papendick

  16. Zachary Lieberman


Eyebeam Summer School: What do artists and audiences...

July 10, 2008

As part of Interactivos?, and in preparation for the opening of the exhibition Double Take, we present a lecture on how artists and audiences consider interactivity, led by Professor of New Media, Beryl Graham. Examples of high and low-tech projects in gallery and publically-sited contexts will be shown,...

  1. Beryl Graham


Eyebeam Summer School: New Tools for Collaborative...

July 8, 2008

Presenters: Eyebeam senior fellow Steve Lambert; Mushon Zer Aviv and Dan Pfeiffer; NOR_/D: Eyebeam Production Lab fellow Addie Wagenknecht with Stefan Hechenberger.

  • Subversion (SVN): a version control system used to maintain current and historical versions of files for source code, web pages, and/or...
  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. Dan Pfeiffer

  3. Mushon Zer-Aviv

  4. Nor_/d (Addie Wagenknecht + Stefan Hechenberger)

  5. Steve Lambert


Digital Day Camp 2008

July 7, 2008 - July 29, 2008

In July 2008, Eyebeam produced its ninth annual Digital Day Camp Program (DDC) and inviting all NYC public high school students to take part. What’s more: students (sophomores, juniors or seniors) were be paid for their participation in this interactive-art summer program.

The theme of DDC 08 echoed...

  1. Liz Slagus


Eyebeam Summer School: A Basic Sentence Markup...

July 3, 2008

Steve Lambert and Jeff Crouse will lead a workshop on A Basic Sentence Markup Language (ABSML)—an artist statement generator—and a new email spam-inspired project to Keep an Army Recruiter Busy.

  1. Jeff Crouse

  2. Steve Lambert


Eyebeam Summer School: Illegal Billboard Workshop...

July 1, 2008

Activists estimate that half the billboards in New York City are illegal. Worth millions in profit, outdoor advertising has become a corporate black market that doesn’t stop short of breaking the law to get your attention.

On July 1, the Anti-Advertising Agency and Rami Tabello of will lead a free...

  1. Rami Tabello

  2. Steve Lambert


Camerautomata Charlie Walking Tour

June 28, 2008

As part of the Tourists and Travelers exhibition and in conjunction with...

  1. Taeyoon Choi


Eyebeam Open Studios: June 2008

June 21, 2008

Visit Eyebeam for the biannual Open Studios, showcasing ongoing projects by current fellows, residents, and student residents.

Get a behind-the-scenes peek at Eyebeam's state-of-the-art labs, and talk with artists and technologists about their current work.

The June 21 Open Studios will feature work...

  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. Ayah Bdeir

  3. Dan Torop

  4. David Jimison

  5. Friedrich Kirschner

  6. Geraldine Juarez

  7. Glen Moore

  8. Jeff Crouse

  9. Jessica Banks

  10. Joe Winter

  11. JooYoun Paek

  12. Michael Mandiberg

  13. Steve Lambert

  14. Tahj Banks

  15. Wandy Marcano

  16. Zachary Lieberman


Tourists and Travelers

June 21, 2008 - July 19, 2008

As many New Yorkers ready for the annual ritual of summer travel, Eyebeam presents Tourists and Travelers, an art exhibition resulting from Taeyoon Choi and Joseph DeLappeʼs 2007-08 residencies at Eyebeam. The show features an unlikely pair of projects that reflect the artistsʼ interests in journeys...

  1. Joseph DeLappe

  2. Taeyoon Choi


MIXER: Kudu | BiLLLL$ featuring Guillermo E. Brown...

June 14, 2008

Kudu | BiLLLL$ featuring Guillermo E. Brown | The Collection Agency

Plus interactive art by: Addie Wagenknecht | Friedrich Kirschner | David Jimison + Jeff Crouse | Geraldine Juárez

Open bar all night! Sponsored by Dewar's and Newcastle Brown Ale.


  1. Addie Wagenknecht

  2. David Jimison

  3. Friedrich Kirschner

  4. Geraldine Juarez

  5. Jeff Crouse


Art in the Age of Terrorism

May 29, 2008

Art in the Age of Terrorism

Dr. Steven Kurtz, the artist accused by the US Department of Justice of “bioterrorism” stemming from his use of scientific materials in his award-winning art practice, joins Eugene Thacker and George Annas...

  1. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  2. Carl Zimmer

  3. Critical Art Ensemble

  4. Eugene Thacker

  5. George Annas

  6. Steven Kurtz


Project Walkway

May 22, 2008

During Project Walkway, eight female participants of Girls Eye View Spring 2008 from local high school Bayard Rustin Academy for Art and Music have been learning the fundamentals of electronics and wearable technologies. The program will end with a runway show...

  1. Ayah Bdeir

  2. Jessica Banks

  3. Norene Leddy

  4. Sabine Seymour

  5. Wandy Marcano


Teen Mashup Remix: Creative Youth Workshops

May 17, 2008


The Change You Want To See gallery will host a collaborative workshop exploring the mashup and remix of audio-visual, social and architectural elements onsite, with local borough-based teenage participants and Eyebeam's educational partners. Each workshop participant will be invited to bring at...

  1. Andrew Gryf Paterson

  2. Dan Winckler

  3. David Jimison

  4. Jeff Crouse

  5. Liz Slagus

  6. Not an Alternative