Past Events


Blip Festival 2007

November 29, 2007 - December 2, 2007

Eyebeam, in participation with The Tank, is excited to host this four-day music and multimedia event, featuring 40 musicians and visualists from around the world.

Workshops and concerts will focus on the artistic exploration of primitive video games, home computer technology, and will showcase a fascinating cross-...


MIXER: Brother Islands (Places to Lose People)

November 17, 2007

Eyebeam launches an exciting new quarterly series with a special one-night-only performance of Brother Islands (Places to Lose People), an “expanded documentary” about quarantine and its machinery, as seen through the sights and sounds of two East River islands.

The night’s performances...

  1. Benton-C Bainbridge

  2. Bill Etra

  3. Dan Winckler

  4. Jesse Stiles

  5. Matthew Schlanger

  6. Minou Maguna

  7. Paul Amitai

  8. Ross Goldstein

  9. Ryder Cooley

  10. Vade


Interference Closing Reception

November 10, 2007

Join us for the Interference Closing Reception!

4–5PM: Techno Dumpster Dive Techniques and Demonstration

A discussion and demonstration of dumpster diving techniques by a representative from, with an assignment for...

  1. Forays

  2. Graffiti Research Lab

  3. Yury Gitman


UPGRADE! NY: Eco-Vis Challenge Critique

November 8, 2007

Upgrade! NY
November 8, 2007

Eyebeam hosted a public critique for the Eco-Vis Challenge submissions as part of the Upgrade! series of public programming.

A distinguished panel of New York-based artists and designers discussed what role an art and technology center can play in raising public awareness...

  1. Michael Mandiberg

  2. Mushon Zer-Aviv

  3. Natalie Jeremijenko

  4. Zachary Lieberman


Urballoon Action: Taking It to the Streets

November 1, 2007

Meet Carlos J. Gómez de Llarena at 7PM sharp at Eyebeam, and project your ideas of the metropolis using the Urballoon as we take it to the streets of New York City. This is a chance to experience the Urballoon outside of the gallery and in its natural habitat. You‘ll also get a chance to discuss the...

  1. Carlos J. Gomez de Llarena


Cocoon Project

October 27, 2007

Forays (Eyebeam production fellow Geraldine Juárez and resident Adam Bobbette) will run a public workshop on Saturday, October 27 at 12PM, to build an Edible Waste Machine. Come and turn your waste into endless food!

This workshop is part of Eyebeam’s current...

  1. Adam Bobbette

  2. Forays

  3. Geraldine Juarez


The Subliminal History of New York State: Route of...

October 13, 2007

Summer songs workshop + performance

Workshop: 1–4PM Snack Break: 4–5PM Performance: 5–6PM

Learn to sing shape note music this Saturday with a free workshop by Jesse...

  1. Carrie Dashow

  2. Jesse Pearlman Karlsberg

UPGRADE! NY: “Blank Spots on a Map: State Secrecy...

October 4, 2007

Trevor Paglen...
  1. Chris Sugrue

  2. Evan Harper

  3. Geraldine Juarez

  4. Jeff Crouse

  5. Trevor Paglen



September 27, 2007 - November 10, 2007

Part of the Eyebeam 10 Year Retrospective Series of exhibitions

Opening: 6PM Thursday, September 27

Closing reception: November 10, 5PM

Artists include:

Forays |...

  1. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  2. Angie Eng

  3. Carlos J. Gomez de Llarena

  4. Carrie Dashow

  5. Caspar Stracke

  6. Eyebeam R&D Lab

  7. Forays

  8. Graffiti Research Lab

  9. Institute for Applied Autonomy

  10. Jesse Pearlman Karlsberg

  11. Jill Magid

  12. Jonah Peretti

  13. Michael Frumin

  14. neuroTransmitter

  15. Robert Ransick

  16. Trevor Paglen

  17. Yury Gitman


CONFLUX Festival

September 15, 2007

Applications open for the Eyebeam/Conflux Eco-Vis Challenge.

As part of the CONFLUX Festival, Eyebeam will announce a two-part juried competition. The competition will be kicked off with a panel discussion on information design and sustainability featuring Amanda McDonald Crowley, Tiffany Holmes, Michael...

  1. Amanda McDonald Crowley

  2. Brooke Singer

  3. Eve Mosher

  4. Michael Mandiberg

  5. Tiffany Holmes

  6. Timon McPhearson


UPGRADE! NY: Artist talk with eteam

August 30, 2007


Upgrade! NY
August 30, 2007

The eteam (Franziska Lamprecht and Hajoe Moderegger)...

  1. Franziska Lamprecht. Hajoe Moderegger


The Great Internet Sleepover

August 24, 2007 - August 25, 2007

Pro net surfers and net surfing clubs camp out at Eyebeam to talk shop, play games, pitch tents, and make a hypertext mess big enough for mom to clean up in the morning. Party favors include homepages, net battles, GIF animation, dirt-style HTML and other web ephemera.

The public can get a taste of what the night will...


The Great Internet Sleepover

August 24, 2007

You are invited to THE GREAT INTERNET SLEEPOVER!!!!!!!!

Camp out with pro net surfers and net surfing clubs as we talk shop, play games, pitch tents, and make a hypertext mess big enough for mom to clean up in the morning.

The Great Internet Sleepover is aimed at highlighting and...

  1. Bennett Williamson

  2. Double Happiness


Co-op Bar Comedy Night

August 9, 2007

6 Comedians!

  1. Steve Lambert



August 1, 2007

Eyebeam presents a panel discussion on gaming, featuring Dr. Ian Bogost, author of Persuasive Games: The Expressive Power of Videogames (MIT Press 2007), Eyebeam Honorary Fellow Alexander R. Galloway, author of Gaming: Essays on Algorithmic Culture (Minnesota, 2006) and Eyebeam Honorary Fellow Kenneth McKenzie...

  1. Alexander Galloway

  2. Clive Thompson

  3. Ian Bogost

  4. McKenzie Wark


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