Saturday, April 30: 2 pm A workshop on the technical aspects of designing 3D virtual environments. Space is limited to 20. Reserve your spot: firstname.lastname@example.org. This hands-on workshop guides participants in the technical aspects of designing 3D virtual environments, including hardware setup with Oculus Rift and Unity Game Engine. Within the workshop, participants will work … Read moreCreating Virtual Environments (Workshop)
Public Programs March 2016 – FREE
OPENING MARCH 3 BUNKER is a pop up art gallery specializing in emerging artists who create engaging, beautiful work that often involves technology. BUNKER operates under the assumption that art doesn’t have to be inaccessible and pretentious in order to be valuable. BUNKER is a gallery for people who hate technology but love art. BUNKER … Read moreBunker Gallery
Film stills courtesy of the Herbert Matter World Game Archive at Stanford University Libraries. Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation Information Fall-Out: Buckminster Fuller’s World Game extended September 18—November 20, 2015 Arthur Ross Architecture Gallery Buell Hall, Columbia University GSAPP 1172 Amsterdam Ave New York, NY 10027 Hours: Monday–Friday noon–6pm, Saturday 3–6pm … Read moreInformation Fall-Out: Buckminster Fuller’s World Game extended
Make sure to see Graphic designer Michael Bierut’s exhibition at the SVA Chelsea Galleries, up now through Nov 7. You will see a coherent body of thoughtful work, including logos, visual identity systems, posters, books, way-finding and building signage, as well as pages from the designer’s sketchbook, a video interview and a roomful of black-and-white posters for … Read moreBierut Show in NYC — Must See Before Nov 7!
Here Are All The Black People is The One Club’s annual creative career fair aimed at creating more diversity in the advertising and design professions. The one-day event provides multicultural students and recent graduates the opportunity to showcase their talent to top agencies in the industry. Free, September 29, in NYC.
http://eyebeam.org/events/playtest-design-play-discuss-4 Event Type: workshop Start Date: 17 May 2014 Hours: 2:00PM-5:00PM Cost: Free Venue: Eyebeam
The AIGA/NY invited a select group of New York designers to submit videos for October’s Midnight Moment. Midnight Moment is the largest coordinated effort in history by the sign operators in Times Square to display synchronized, cutting-edge creative content on electronic billboards and newspaper kiosks throughout Times Square every night. Graphic Designer Andrew Sloat’s video … Read moreTIMES SQUARE ARTS, TSAC & AIGA/NY PRESENT OCTOBER’S MIDNIGHT MOMENT
This event has no image but a special remark from Gerry, I’d definitely consider attending. http://artistsspace.org/exhibitions/richard-hollis/ /////////////////////////////////////// September 21 – November 10, 2013 Opening: Friday, September 20, 6 – 8pm Artists Space : Books & Talks 55 Walker Street British graphic designer Richard Hollis (born London, 1934) is a seminal figure in postwar design and … Read moreRichard Hollis
What we know about the world is increasingly shaped by infographics — from the blue state–red state divide to an analysis of history’s best basketball players and a gorgeous portrait of New York City’s Twitter traffic. To launch the debut of a new annual series, The Best American Infographics, editor Gareth Cook explains why this … Read moreIgnorance
The NY Art Book Fair is coming soon. Check it out and you will be glad. Preview Events, Thursday, September 19, 6–9 pm Friday, September 20, 12–7 pm Saturday, September 21, 11 am–9 pm Sunday, September 22, 11 am–7 pm at PS1 in Long Island City, NYC
Rhizome is offering a range of professional development opportunities for the fall semester: an Editorial Fellowship, an ArtBase Curatorial Fellowship, and a Program Internship. Each of these individuals will join a small team and play a central role in shaping the organization and its core program as it deepens its collections and expands its program … Read moreSeeking Autumn Fellows and Intern
and commentary about it on BBC. http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-22487287
A piece by Joanie Lemercier (AntiVJ). At the Gowanus Ballroom in Brooklyn, New York. Featuring work by: Adam Dare Bryan & Michelle Dodson (Integrated Visions) Christina Graf Claudio Sinatti Davy & Kristin McGuire Domingo Zapata Jessica Angel Joanie Lemercier (AntiVJ) Joel Fitzpatrick John Ensor Parker Kris Davidson Laura Ramirez (Optika) Paulapart Red Paper Heart Robert … Read moreForm and Substance: Projection Mapping in Contemporary Art
Tuesday, May 14th, 6:30–8:00 pm 161 Bowery, 2nd Floor, New York 10002 How does a body interact with a building? How do people interact socially within spaces? How do commissions interact with the design process? How do communities interact with one another? Architecture has long been interested in questions of interaction and new technologies – … Read morePanel discussion: Interactive Spaces with Project Projects, FXFOWLE, and Alan Brake
It was a case for a digital Sherlock Holmes. Last fall, the city’s Department of Environmental Protection wanted, finally, to crack down on restaurants that were illegally dumping cooking oil into sewers in their neighborhoods — congealed yellow grease is responsible, the department says, for more than half of New York’s clogged drains. The question, … Read moreThe Mayor’s Geek Squad
Today the City of New York manages over 11,000 payphone kiosks across the five boroughs – and we know that with the rise of mobile phones and digital media, the way that New Yorkers share information is changing rapidly. In order to modernize our powerful communications infrastructure, the City of New York is hosting Reinvent … Read moreReinvent Payphones
TIME AND PLACE Wednesday 12 December 2012 6:30–8:30PM Tishman Auditorium – Parsons 66 West 12th Street New York, NY 10016 6:30-7:00PM Doors open & check-in 7:00-8:30PM Presentation & Discussion What does design look like in the future? The outcomes that once defined us (print, branding, packaging…etc.) have expanded in the digital age, to include web, … Read morePARSONS LECTURE SERIES THE NEW FUTURE OF DESIGN @ AIGA/NY
How can design offer solutions and pathways for prevention, recovery and rebuilding efforts in the wake of Superstorm Sandy? Join Cynthia E. Smith, Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum’s Curator of Socially Responsible Design, and representatives from Smithsonian Environmental Research Center, Architecture for Humanity-NY, Brightbox, and Solar One as they discuss the effects from the superstorm for … Read moreSuperstorm Sandy: Response and Recovery
Artists Space : Books & Talks 55 Walker Street $5 Entrance Donation Members Free Limited capacity, entrance on a first come, first served basis To mark the New York launch of his recent publication ‘K, Berlin-based artist Karl Holmqvist will give a reading at Artists Space : Books & Talks. Holmqvist’s work centers on the … Read more‘K Karl Holmqvist, Book Launch and Reading
Digital Art History (November 30 – December 1, 2012) Organized by Jim Coddington Live streaming by Ustream The impact of digital technology on the practice of the humanities has been a subject of considerable discussion, debate and even consternation. In the context of art history the integration of digital tools and processes has lagged, in … Read moreDigital Art History
http://www.cooperhewitt.org/national-design-awards/ndw Mark your calendars for Cooper-Hewitt’s largest education initiative! National Design Week aims to draw national attention to the ways in which design enriches everyday life. Launched in 2006, National Design Week is held each year in conjunction with the National Design Awards program. During National Design Week, Cooper-Hewitt’s award-winning Education Department hosts a series … Read moreNational Design Week: October 13–21, 2012
Two major events not to miss: http://nyartbookfair.com/ and the final days of Ghosts in the Machine in New Museum http://www.newmuseum.org/exhibitions/view/ghosts-in-the-machine
http://www.edwardtufte.com/tufte/ Topics covered in this one-day course include: How to make effective, credible presentations. Fundamental strategies of analytical design. Evaluating evidence used in presentations. Statistical data: tables, graphics, semigraphics. Business, scientific, research, and financial presentations. Complexity and clarity. Interface design. Use of PowerPoint, video, handouts. Design for websites, animations, scientific visualizations. Many practical examples. Edward Tufte teaches … Read morePresenting Data and Information: A One-Day Course Taught by Edward Tufte
September 21, 2012 7 pm. The computer we carry in our pockets is also an emerging platform for interactive screen-based art. Art In Your Pocket takes its name from a series of texts Jonah Brucker-Cohen wrote for Rhizome on art made for smartphones. This panel will assemble leading media artists working with mobile devices and discuss current … Read moreArt In Your Pocket
An interesting visual experiment by Robert Krulwich and Armelle Caron on the NPR blog:
The Society of Publication Designers is hosting a studio tour day for students to visit the working offices where magazines are produced. Friday September 28. It’s $15 for student non-members, a great deal.
http://nyc.pictoplasma.com The PICTOPLASMA NYC CONFERENCE once more stages the world’s leading and largest celebration of contemporary character culture, with a dense, two day program of inspiring artist presentations, conference lectures, animation festival and performances!
Eventbrite Page During the final weekend of the exhibition “Graphic Design—Now In Production” on Governors Island, come talk with some of the field’s leading practitioners about life, death, and visual communications. Hear about how new and old media are changing how designers work; commiserate on the … Read moreGraphic Design – The Final Hours