This workshop will include an introduction to the Max creative programming environment, software tactics for camera spoofing, online video platforms and an introduction to recent computer vision techniques (including instruction on depth sensing cameras like the Kinect necessary for skeletal tracking and 1:1 facial gesture mapping.) Participants should have at least some basic comprehension of computer programming.
Don't forget to bring your laptop!!
Jeremy Bailey is a Toronto-based Famous New Media Artist whose work explores custom software in a performative context. His work is often confidently self-deprecating in offering hilarious parodies of new media vocabularies." (Marisa Olson, Rhizome)
Participation costs are € 70 incl. VAT. The workshop takes place at Mediamatic Fabriek on Wednesday April 2 from 10:00 to 16:00 in the Faceless exhibition. You can buy your ticket(s) via this link. Contact Deborah Meibergen if you have any questions.
This workshop is part of Faceless, an exhibition from 26 January - 13 April 2014 on seduction, surveillance and privacy.