Trolling the Deep Web for Fun and Profit
15 September 2012, 14:00 - 15:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY MATT GOERZEN AND JULIAN GARCIA Goerzen and Garcia will present a short introduction to the network known as the "deep web," "invisible web," the "darknet" and myriad other names. The TOR browser will be...
2 September 2012, 14:00 - 17:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ALEXANDRE CASTONGUAY & MARIANGELA APONTE Agit P.O.V (Petit Objet de Vélo) is a microhack for bicycles relying on the persistence of vision (POV) effect, the propaganda tactics of the russian avant-garde (AGIT Prop) and the...
Introduction to Arduino
25 - 26 August 2012, 10:00 - 17:00
A 2-day beginner workshop on Arduino with artist Patrice Coulombe. Coulombe will give an introduction to the creation of artistic projects using electronic circuits. Arduino is a prototyping device that can be programmed to analyze and produce electric signals...
Circuit Bending with Peter Edwards (Casper Electronics)
5 May 2012, 13:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP LEAD BY PETER EDWARDS This workshop is for artists and musicians who want to start learning about electronics. We will not be covering any complex theory or math and will instead be looking at physical circuits and identifying the basic building...
15 April 2012, 14:30 - 16:30
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY CRAIG FAHNER Inaugural lab activities In this workshop, Craig Fahner will lead participants in creating simple energy harvesting devices, siphoning wasted vibrational energy into batteries. Craig Fahner is a Calgary-based artist...
The Echo of the Vinyl Record
15 April 2012, 13:00 - 14:00
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY ESTHER BOURDAGES Inaugural lab activities This workshop-presentation proposes a reflection on visual and sound art practices of the last decades, appropriating the record and turntable as a means of creation. Reuniting the visual realm...
« Bleeps » DIY
14 April 2012, 13:00 - 16:00
WORKSHOP LEAD BY ADAM BROWN Inaugural lab activities Participants will learn basic soldering techniques while assembling a futuristic light-controlled synthesizer. No prior experience with electronics or soldering is required. Adam Brown is a Montreal...
10 March 2012
WORKSHOP GIVEN BY GUY VAN BELLE OF OKNO (BE) Preview activity of the Eastern Bloc Lab Eastern Bloc welcomes Guy Van Belle of OKNO (Brussels) to present an artist talk and workshop. This is an inaugural activity for Eastern Bloc’s new...