Art and New Technology in Amsterdam. We explore the possibilities and challenges that new technology offers art, design and society. You are most welcome to join us.
The Slide Show Olympics
The patented system to avoid death by PowerPoint came to Amsterdam for the ninth time, bringing with it the very good, the mediocre, and the clueless.
Pecha Kucha, Japanese for ‘the sound of conversation’, allows every participant to display 20 slides, with no more than 20 seconds sp...
Sensor Fest evening 2
15 short, smart and clever talks, joined and bound by one simple rule: twenty slides, five minutes. Central theme? Sensors!
ikSentric evening 1
Sensor Fest takes place on November 23, 24 and 25 at Mediamatic Bank, and deals with art, technology and social media. The first evening is all about the works made during the Mediamatic Dev Camp '10. Be the first to see the new ikSentric media installations.
15 short, smart and clever talks, joined and bound by one simple rule: twenty slides, five minutes. Central theme? Games!
Sensor Fest evening 3
Sensor Fest takes place on November 23, 24 and 25 at Mediamatic Bank, and deals with art, technology and social media. Tonight we have guests over from MIT and Stanford University. Drop by for a drink and a good chat. Buy a ticket online or at the door.
5 days of concept, design, build and demo. New interactive social sensor installations.
The camp explores various recent technologies like RFID, physical computing and social networking, but also looks into aspects of interaction design and interactive processes.
A whole weekend (day and night) of music hacking.
Soft-and hardware, workshops, art, the internet and communities. The future is created here, with you.
Together with Tim Heineke (Twones) and Vincent Lindeboom we are organizing a fantastic music hacking weekend.
The main goal of Music Hack Days is to explore and build the next gener...
EL HEMA Koopavond 12: the Baghdad edition
A poetic title for evening about that which our TV screens fail to show us: the streets of Baghdad where apart from carnage and destruction there is life, love, culture, history, memory and present. Obliterated by media narratives from their history, tonight we focused on the personal stories fro...
Forbidden topics, moves and grooves
The 8th El HEMA weekly meeting proved to be a melodious blend of music, dance and literature.
As the white entrance hall to the Mediamatic exhibition room gradually became a vivacious red, inside the room music blazed, hips shimmied and taboos no longer were taboos.
The El HEMA...
Last, but only the beginning
The last El HEMA meeting brought finalizations as well as new collaborations. A rouse of applause filled Mediamatic’s exhibition hall as El HEMA graphic designers presented the latest and final labors of the past five weeks during the last Thursday meeting. If the reaction is any prediction of ...