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Date(s) - 11/06/2015
6:30 pm - 10:30 pm

Location: The Grand Hall

Event Host: Dorkbot London
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Event Price: £ Free

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Dorkbot is a group of affiliated organizations worldwide that sponsor grassroots meetings of artists, engineers, designers, scientists, inventors, and anyone else working under the very broad umbrella of electronic art. The dorkbot motto is “people doing strange things with electricity”.

Free entry, no registration required (+ limited refreshments, bring your own!)

With speakers including – but not restricted to…

Sarah Angliss Follow on Twitter
A preview of new work with breath sensors that Sarah’s been developing
at the Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol. Funded by Arts Council
England, it’ll be part of a drop-in participative performance at Vivid
Projects, Birmingham during this year’s Supersonic Festival.

A composer, multi-instrumentalist, roboticist and sound historian,
Sarah’s work explores her obsessions with defunct machinery, faded
variety acts and European folklore.

David Mills Follow on Twitter
#xraymylunch
, #xraystuffinmylab, and using high contrast X-ray
microtomography (XMT) with advanced image processing algorithms to
read fragile historic documents.

Kasia Molga & Adrian Goodwin Follow on Twitter
World Wilder Lab is a collective set up by Kasia Molga, Erik Overmeire
and Ivan Henriques. Together with Adrian Godwin we developed a device
called PlanEt which allows us to hack into whispers of plants. Now we
are trying to figure out what plants are saying…

William Trossell Follow on Twitter
ScanLAB is an ongoing series of projects investigating the use of 3D
laser scanning in architecture, art and film, with subjects ranging
from Arctic ice floes to Mount Pleasant subterranean Mail Rail
station.

Stefan Dzisiewski-Smith Follow on Twitter
The weirdest things that people do with – and ask about – Bare
Conductive’s electrically conductive paint, plus the paint’s more
“unusual properties”.