Events

PAST EVENTS

Workshops Workshops + other creative learning experiences we have delivered

workshop

September 10-24, 2010
Cocoa for Artists with Travis Kirton
Cocoa For Artists is a project inspired by Processing and MacResearch to promote software literacy, in both research and the arts. Cocoa for Artists aims to make a very reliable and powerful programming language accessible for creative exploration and the production of new forms of art.

 

workshop

March 23-26, 2010
Live Cinema: Real-Time Narratives with Mia Makela (SOLU)
As a part of the 2010 Reel Artists Film Festival Calgary, this 4-day intensive workshop with Berlin-based digital artist, Mia Makela will give a good introduction to the practice of real-time audiovisual performances, recently coined as LIVE CINEMA. The workshop ends with a public performance.

Presentations
Presentations we have hosted/supported.

 

ciro-day

January 7-9 & 11, 2011
PopSex! Conference + Artist Discussion
PopSex! is an exhibition, academic conference + film series hosted by the University of Calgary and the Alberta College of Art + Design.

Using the Institute for Sexual Science (1919-1933) in Berlin as its starting point for discussion, PopSex! brings together artists, scholars, and students to examine the history of sexuality and its significance for pop culture in the past and today.

 

ciro-day

September 29, 2010
CIRO Day
CE3C will present a multitouch event from CIRO project, which we have been developing over a year to research and prototype software and multitouch screen hardware for performance, visualization, exhibition and professional use.

 

workshop

June 10, 2010
APP DEVELOPMENT TO APP ENTREPRENEUR
with Michael Sikorsky

iPhone and iPad applications have created a whole new market niche for digital industries and artist expression. Come and learn what it takes to succeed, find out about development intern opportunities and the possibilities of starting your own business as an application developer.

Visiting Artists + Exhibitions
Visiting artists we have invited and presented

visiting-artist

November 29, 2010
POWEr by Alexandre Burton and Julien Roy
POWEr is a performance based on high-voltage electromagnetic perturbations, by Alexandre Burton and Julien Roy. Using an audio-modulated Tesla coil as a live instrument, electrical arcs are generated and transformed in an ongoing, realtime audiovisual process.

web celebrity series
Skype class presentation + challenge with celebrity in arts + culture

 

web-celeb

November 22, 2010
Champagne Valentine

Champagne Valentine creates expressive digital experiences within the interactive media landscape. Working across a wide spectrum of clients from brands, consumers and agencies to galleries and museums, Champagne Valentine creates progressive and bespoke products for a diverse audience.

 

ciro-day

October 25, 2010
Georges Negri
Georges Negri is a freelance art critic based in Troy, NY. He graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor of Arts in the history of art, design, and visual culture and has contributed to the Edmonton Journal, Edmonton AM on CBC Radio One, PrairieArtsters.com and Shotgun-review.ca.

 

workshop

October 15, 2010
Jon Cohrs
Jon Cohrs is a recording engineer and visual artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Often employing humor and absurdity, his work uses public engagement and site-specific interventions to address global issues.