Past Events


UPGRADE! NY: Graham Harwood

July 31, 2007

Upgrade! NY
July 31, 2007


  1. Graham Harwood


Digital Day Camp 2007

July 9, 2007 - July 28, 2007

DDC 2007 focused on taking art and actions to the streets. Students engaged in urban research in the form of public interactions and street art. Participants studied the techniques, politics and groups involved in executing such projects, and learned about the practice and theory behind participatory...

  1. Andy Bichlbaum

  2. Carmen Trudell

  3. Evan Roth

  4. Glen Moore

  5. Graham Harwood

  6. James Powderly

  7. Jennifer Broutin

  8. Liz Slagus

  9. Malwina Andrucczuk

  10. Media Shed


Make Music New York

June 21, 2007

Eyebeam is gearing up to make some noise for the first annual Make Music New York. Once a year, on the first day of summer, public spaces in all five boroughs will become informal musical stages for all New Yorkers, amateurs and professionals, to perform for friends, neighbors, and passers-by, turning the city into a festival...

  1. Benton-C Bainbridge

  2. Bobby Previte

  3. Marko Tandefelt

  4. Stephanie Hunt


UPGRADE! NY: “Simple TEXT” with Jonah Brucker-Cohen...

June 5, 2007

Upgrade! NY
June 5, 2007

Eyebeam R&D OpenLab Fellow Jonah Brucker-Cohen presented his and Tim Redfern...

  1. Jonah Brucker-Cohen

  2. Tim Redfern


Source Code

May 31, 2007 - August 11, 2007

A 10-year Retrospective of Programming, Eyebeam Style

Since 1997, artists, programmers, hackers, activists, technologists, kids and adults have come to Eyebeam to share ideas, find collaborators, experiment with new tools and create new work. The projects in Source Code – the first of three...

  1. Alexander Galloway

  2. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  3. Carrie Dashow

  4. Cory Arcangel

  5. eteam

  6. Golan Levin and Zachary Lieberman

  7. Jennifer and Kevin McCoy

  8. Jonah Brucker-Cohen

  9. Mark Napier

  10. Media Shed

  11. MTAA

  12. neuroTransmitter

  13. Nina Katchadourian

  14. RSG

  15. Steve Lambert


Celebrity Media Mashup

May 17, 2007 - May 18, 2007

Celebrity Media Mashup flier

  1. Aaron Meyers

  2. Arianna Huffington

  3. DJ N-Ron

  4. Eclectic Method

  5. Jeff Crouse

  6. Juice Boxxx

  7. Lawrence Lessig

  8. neuroTransmitter

  9. Paul D. Miller (DJ Spooky)

  10. The Yes Men


Eyebeam Open Studios: May 2007

May 12, 2007

Come for the talks, stay for the party! Eyebeam holds a day of presentations and performance at its inaugural Open Studios. Outgoing resident artists and fellows will make presentations of their work made while at Eyebeam, and Education Lab Fellow Benton-C Bainbridg's VJ students will show off their skills. A performance by...

  1. Angie Eng

  2. Benton-C Bainbridge

  3. Carmen Trudell

  4. Daniel Perlin

  5. Fluxxlab

  6. Jamie O'Shea

  7. Jennifer Broutin

  8. Jill Magid

  9. Michael Mandiberg

  10. Mouna Andraos

  11. Paul Amitai

  12. Robert Ransick


Shifty Ground: Art, Technology and the Activist

May 11, 2007

Join Eyebeam Resident Jill Magid and Eyebeam Alum The Yes Men, along with Tom Keenan and Shuddha Sengupta (RAQS Media Collective) in a panel discussion entitled Shifty Ground: Art, Technology and the Activist. The second of Bidoun's Art & Politics Series marks the launch of their current Technology Issue. The panel...

  1. Jill Magid

  2. Shuddha Sengupta

  3. The Yes Men

  4. Tom Keenan


UPGRADE! NY: “Real Costs” with Michael Mandiberg

May 10, 2007

Upgrade! NY

May 10, 2007

Eyebeam Resident Michael Mandiberg presented a talk and workshop about his new project ...

  1. Michael Mandiberg


Mobilized: Exploring Mobile Media and the Public...

May 5, 2007

A kick-off event for Mobilized including three presentations and time for mingling with a live electronic soundscape.

Mobilized is an ‘un-conference’ (a conference where the content of the sessions is driven and created by the participants) about mobile and other locative communications media and technologies and their...


The Fourth Annual Bent Festival

April 26, 2007 - April 28, 2007

Eyebeam is pleased to present a three-day extravaganza of workshops, concerts and art installations as part of Bent 2007: The Fourth Annual Circuit Bending Festival, April 26-28.

The festival, which travels to Los Angeles and Minneapolis before closing at Eyebeam, will feature performers, educators and visual artists -...


OPEN CITY: Tools For Public Action

April 1, 2007 - April 14, 2007

Eyebeam announces its long-anticipated 2007 exhibition season and commences its 10th Anniversary year with Open City – a glimpse into the current media and tactics of artists who take their practices into the street. Be it through projection, writing on walls or robotic pamphleteering, Open City presents the work of artists...

  1. Aram Bartholl

  2. BORF

  3. Graffiti Research Lab

  4. Improv Everywhere

  5. Institute for Applied Autonomy

  6. KATSU

  7. KR

  8. Krzysztof Wodiczko

  9. Leon Reid

  10. Mark Jenkins

  11. Matthias Wermke

  12. Object Orange


UPGRADE! NY: “The Call to Duty in the 21st Century”...

March 29, 2007

Upgrade! NY

March 29, 2007

Presenting a discussion and critique with Open City artist Leon Reid IV.

Reid presented his talk “The Call to Duty in the 21st Century”. How has the practice of...

  1. Leon Reid


Still We Ride Screening, GRL Bike Demo

March 15, 2007

Please join us for a screening of Still We Ride, followed by a to-the-streets demonstration of the GRL's laser tag.

Still We Ride (37 min.), a documentary on events surrounding the 2004 Republican National Convention in NYC and the Critical Mass bicycling movement, will be introduced by the filmakers,...

  1. Andrew Lynn

  2. Elizabeth Press

  3. Graffiti Research Lab



March 3, 2007

The WoW project is a workshop and intervention in public space that uses computer play-worlds as a means of calling attention to the changing ways people deal with privacy and identity in the public sphere. Every day, millions of people spend a great deal of time in online virtual worlds like World of...

  1. Aram Bartholl


First Person Shooter

March 2, 2007

The term first-person shooter refers to an independent computer game genre whose main characteristic is that it is played in the first-person perspective, with shooting as the main action of the game. The player moves his or her character in a three-dimensional world and perceives the digital environment through the eyes of...

  1. Aram Bartholl


UPGRADE! NY: Jillian McDonald and Jamie O’Shea

February 22, 2007

Upgrade! NY

February 22, 2007

A celebrity-centric Upgrade! with artists Jillian Mcdonald and Eyebeam Resident Jamie O’Shea.

Jillian McDonald, famous for “Me and Billy Bob,” presented old and new work which focuses on the subcultures that drive the celebrity and horror film industries. She...

  1. Jamie O'Shea

  2. Jilian McDonald


Shopdropping Workshop with the Anti-Advertising...

February 10, 2007

Eyebeam is pleased to present a daylong Shopdropping Workshop led by the Anti-Advertising Agency. Shopdropping (the opposite of shoplifting) is a tactic used by artists and activists to clandestinely place objects in retail stores. "Dropped" objects are usually versions of consumer products altered or recreated to detour the...

  1. Amandra Eicher

  2. Marisa Jahn

  3. Steve Lambert

  4. The Anti-Advertising Agency