Creating Virtual Environments (Workshop)

Saturday, April 30: 2 pm A workshop on the technical aspects of designing 3D virtual environments. Space is limited to 20. Reserve your spot: elizabeth.larison@apexart.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)

Information Fall-Out: Buckminster Fuller’s World Game extended

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

Bierut Show in NYC — Must See Before Nov 7!

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!

TIMES SQUARE ARTS, TSAC & AIGA/NY PRESENT OCTOBER’S MIDNIGHT MOMENT

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

Richard Hollis

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

Seeking Autumn Fellows and Intern

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

Form and Substance: Projection Mapping in Contemporary Art

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

Panel discussion: Interactive Spaces with Project Projects, FXFOWLE, and Alan Brake

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

The Mayor’s Geek Squad

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

PARSONS LECTURE SERIES THE NEW FUTURE OF DESIGN @ AIGA/NY

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

Superstorm Sandy: Response and Recovery

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

‘K Karl Holmqvist, Book Launch and Reading

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

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

National Design Week: October 13–21, 2012

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

Presenting Data and Information: A One-Day Course Taught by Edward Tufte

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

Art In Your Pocket

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

Graphic Design – The Final Hours

                  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

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