Tuesday, May 22, 2012
Upcoming classes & workshops
WORKSHOP : Motors and Mechanisms.
Sunday, June 10th, Saturday, June 16th & Sunday, June 17th from 11am – 2pm.
No matter your background, this workshop will serve as your ground-up introduction to creating motion through simple and compound mechanisms. This class does not cover electronics, but we will look at a variety of electronic motors and how the motion they generate can be useful to you. From there on, we’ll play with a variety of methods for making cyclical motion more intriguing, silly or practical. REGISTER HERE.
WORKSHOP : Electronic Voices Workshop.
Saturday, June 23rd, Saturday, June 30th & Saturday, July 7th from 12 – 3pm.
This course will provide a working introduction to the exciting world of electronic vocal interfaces and their use as music and sound design tools. Comprised of three 3-hour sessions, each session’s activities will be divided between lecture, instrument building and composing/performing. The lectures will cover the multimedia history of synthetic voice in music, film, TV, radio, theater, military and medical practices. The aesthetic desire to change and disembody the voice will also be discussed. REGISTER HERE.
CLASS : Intro to Processing.
Sunday, July 15th : 2 – 5pm, Monday, July 16th : 7 – 10pm, Sunday, July 22nd : 2 – 5pm & Monday, July 23rd : 7 – 10pm
Processing is a programming language and environment built for the media arts and design communities. It is created to teach fundamentals of computer programming within a visual context and to serve as a software sketchbook. It is used by students, artists, designers, architects, and researchers for learning, prototyping, and production. More information on Processing can be found at www.processing.org. REGISTER HERE.