This is a list of all the stuff we have coming up. Most of these are free events at our Echo Park storefront, some are classes and workshops, and some are projects in various other locations/cities/continents. If you are interested in what we’ve been doing, we direct you to our Archive of Past Activities and our Interactive Keyword Matrix.
We make no guarantee that the things listed below will occur when, where, or as they are described. For the most reliable information on our activities, sign up for our email list and check your email every five minutes from here on out.
Friday, March 7th at 8pm at Machine Project Free Librarian Megan Rosenbloom, director of Death Salon, takes you on an exploration of the Victorian obsession with premature burial based on books from the era, and how those hilariously lurid books inspired the works of Edgar Allan Poe. Megan will delve into some of the purported […]
Saturday, March 8th // 12-6pm in the Mystery Theater at Machine Project FREE – drop by anytime! Hey, we’re going to be on TV! Specifically, Artbound on KCET is airing a special episode on the Machine Project Field Guide to L.A. Architecture this Thursday at 9pm. If you miss the official TV screening, you can […]
Saturday, March 8th // 2-5pm at Machine Project FREE Ping pong pro Adam Bobrow takes on the Optical Illusion Ping Pong Room. Come hear the table tennis professional talk about what it’s like to play on the international professional circuit, demonstrate some useful techniques, and see how his skills measure up against the disorienting power […]
Wednesday, March 12th and Monday, March 17th // 7pm – 10pm $175 for members // $195 for non-members Enrollment has ended. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org to be put on the advance notification list for future Raspberry Pi classes. Instructor: Clay Chaplin In this workshop we will cover getting started with Raspberry Pi computers, with an emphasis […]
March 13th, 14th & 15th at 8pm in the Mystery Theater at Machine Project Seating is extremely limited and by advance purchase only. No late seating. $9 for members // $15 for non-members. For the Thursday show, CLICK HERE to purchase tickets. For the Friday show, CLICK HERE to purchase tickets. For the Saturday show, […]
Sunday, March 23rd // Member preview from 10-11am, open to the public 11-4pm at Machine Project Do you ever wonder how Machine Project has the money to do the absurdly overambitious programming you love? It’s because of people like you who donate their money or time. This year we are going to try some different […]
Thursday, April 3rd at 8pm at Machine Project Free Despite the phrase “watching grass grow” being and idiom for something slow and boring, a number of plants and fungi have developed a variety of methods to move rapidly to disperse their spores and seeds. In this presentation, Professor Dwight Whitaker will show how his research […]
April 5th, 6th & 12th // 1-5pm $225 for members // $250 for non-members CLICK HERE to sign up for this workshop Instructor Scott Cazan will teach you about Arduino and explore many of its artistic applications in this three-session class. An Arduino is an open-source micro-controller with the ability to quickly and easily interface […]
Saturday, May 3rd from 1-4pm at Machine Project Free with RSVP // CLICK HERE to register A sort-of annual invitation from Mark Allen, the guy who started Machine Project: “Hey you! Have you ever thought about starting your own art/music/literary/performance/whatever space? Why not? Los Angeles is a rich environment for creating low cost, grassroots venues […]