Silkscreening, FSR Sensors and Processing
8 February 2014, 13:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ALICE JARRY In the context of the winter exhibit TRAILMIX During this workshop, participants will first be introduced to the installation V2Récurrences and will be invited to experiment with silkscreen printing...
Programming for Kids
1 February - 22 March 2014, 9:00 - 11:00
WORKSHOPS GIVEN BY STEPHAN SCHULZ Stephan Schulz and Eastern Bloc would like to help your kids understand the basic concepts of programming (coding) as it is becoming more and more ubiquitous in our everyday interactions with technology. Your children play...
Winter 2014 : Erin Gee
27 January - 23 March 2014
SWARMING EMOTIONAL PIANOS Swarming Emotional Pianos is a robotic performance originating in human emotions. An actor performs, their body covered in sensors. The actor imagines and thinks; physiological signals, such as respiration, sweat, cardiac and neural...
Hacking the Silkscreen
25 January 2014, 13:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ALICE JARRY In the context of the winter exhibit TRAILMIX During this two-part workshop, participants will first be introduced to the installation V2Récurrences and will be invited to experiment with...
2 - 3 November 2013, 13:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ALEXANDRE CASTONGUAY AND THOMAS OUELLET FREDERICKS Project conceived in collaboration with Mariangela Aponte Nunez Inspired by the practice of tactical media that intervenes in the urban fabric, the Agit P.O.V. (Petit Objet de Vélo...
Kit-kit : Binaural Microphones
19 - 26 October 2013
WORKSHOPS GIVEN BY STEPHANIE CASTONGUAY Using different found materials - such as piezos and RCA cables, this workshop seeks to initiate the participants to electronics through the confection of contact microphones and binaural microphones, as well as a...
Jennifer Chan / Jennifer Cherniak: Moderated Discussion
Jennifer Chan / Jennifer Cherniack / Saelan Twerdy
21 September 2013, 16:00 - 18:00
In the context of the exhibit *~._.:*jEnNiFeR X JeNniFeR*:.~, the two artists Jennifer Chan and Jennifer Cherniack will be participating in a moderated discussion about their work, gender and performativity, nostalgia in net art, dominant tropes in online...
Fall 2013 : Sahar Kubba
16 September - 3 November 2013
UNSIGNAL Kubba’s project draws inspiration from the connections between geometry and moral reform in prison institutions, during the 18th and 19th centuries. England, between the years of 1750 and 1840, became the site for numerous experiments dealing...
Raspberry Pi for Beginners
24 August 2013, 12:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ARTHUR HEIST The workshop will be divided into 2 main parts: 1 - Linux commands survival kit: Recent Development on Raspberry Pi makes installation easier. However, RPi are based on Linux OS, so participants will do it the hard way and...
Coding for Beginners
9 July 2013, 19:00 - 20:30
WORKSHOP SERIES GIVEN BY ANGELA GABEREAU From binary mathematics to object-orienteering programming, this series of workshop will familiarize participants with the fundamental concepts of computer programming. This is for absolute n00bs. No prior experience...
Coding for Beginners
9 July - 13 August 2013
WORKSHOP SERIES GIVEN BY ANGELA GABEREAU From binary mathematics to object-oriented programming, this series of workshops will familiarize participants with the fundamental concepts of computer programming. This is for absolute n00bs. No prior experience is...
Outlines of Astronomy
23 June 2013, 15:00 - 18:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY FIONA ANNIS In this workshop, participants will experiment with hybrid production techniques that cross-pollinate analogue processes with digital technologies. They will also explore the intertwining of historic and contemporary...
Summer 2013 : Collectif Termostat
15 June - 8 September 2013
In the context of Eastern Bloc's Open Residency program, the centre has invited the Collectif Termostat to occupy the lab over the 2013 summer months. The collective's work will be oriented towards the research and development of several collaborative...
The Video-musical Instrument
1 June 2013, 14:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP-CONFERENCE GIVEN BY OUANANICHE Through his work in the field of audiovisual remixes, Cédric Chabuel has developped an instrument that allows for composition and performance with video, in a similar manner to the techniques used in the...
Spring 2013 : Fiona Annis
6 May - 19 June 2013
"Outlines of Astronomy" reflects an impulse to riffle through the material accumulation of time. By working with a selection of obsolete processes the project further considers how antiquated technologies act as an echo of matter carrying the residue...