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ARTS HUB: CODE DEPENDENT
Weds-Thurs, May 9-10, 2018
2-day extravaganza of visual art exhibits and performances held at the DCTV Independent Media Arts Center.
CREATIVE TECH WEEK CONFERENCE HUB
Friday, May 11, 2018 8:30am-5:30pm
Full day of keynotes, lightning talks, panels and networking held at the New York Institute of Technology.
CRYPTOCREATIVE
Thursday, May 10, 2018
2:00-9:00pm
CTW’s symposium about Blockchain’s impact on music and the arts, including talks and panels, networking and discussion, food and drink, art exhibitions and musical performances.
VR, AR, MIXED REALITY PARTY
Wednesday, May 9, 2018
5:00-9:30pm
An evening of immersive worlds with other creative technologists, artists, marketers, and professionals experimenting with emerging, artistic and commercial ways to use VR.
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May 2018

School of Visual Arts: MFA Computer Arts Thesis Presentations 2018

Organizer: School of Visual Arts
May 1 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until May 2, 2018

SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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The MFA Computer Arts class of 2018 presents their thesis projects. For presentation schedule, call 212.592.2778 or visit mfaca.sva.edu. Tuesday, May 1, and Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 – 10:00pm.

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School of Visual Arts: MFA Computer Arts Thesis Presentations 2018

Organizer: School of Visual Arts
May 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until May 2, 2018

SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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The MFA Computer Arts class of 2018 presents their thesis projects. For presentation schedule, call 212.592.2778 or visit mfaca.sva.edu. Tuesday, May 1, and Wednesday, May 2, 7:00 – 10:00pm.

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 3
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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School of Visual Arts: 2018 MFA Products of Design Thesis Presentation

May 3 @ 11:00 am - 5:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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Free

We invite you to attend the Masters Thesis showcase presentations of the 2018 graduating class of the MFA inProducts of Design program on Thursday, May 3rd at the SVA Theatre from 11am-5:30pm. Seventeen graduating masters students will each present their year-long thesis work, comprised of research, artifacts, services, experiences, and platforms. The day will be punctuated by (deliciously) catered breaks, as well as a champagne reception at the close of the session. We welcome guests in all facets of design and…

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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Avian Dreams

Expert: David Lobser, Artist
May 3 @ 1:00 pm - May 12 @ 5:00 pm
vrbar, 67 Jay Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Avian Dreams is an extended reality projection art piece. Shine a virtual 'flashlight' on the walls and floor and explore the dreams of a flock of nestled, fetal birds. The dreams are from dream researcher Deirdre Barrett's collection. The birds were designed by illustrator Jess Bass and procedurally remixed by director and animator David Lobser.

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School of Visual Arts: 2018 – SVA BFA Design Motion Graphics Screening

Organizer: School of Visual Arts
May 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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Free

Please join us for our 2018 Annual SVA BFA Advertising and BFA Design Spring Exhibition. Reception: 7pm-7:30pm. Screening and Awards / 7:30pm-8:30pm

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 4
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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School of Visual Arts: State Change: MFA Interaction Design Thesis Festival 2018

May 4 @ 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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Free

The MFA Interaction Design class of 2018 presents its thesis projects in a series of talks focused on changing the world with new ideas and technology. RSVP here. Later, join the class of 2018, friends, family and the interaction design community at the SVA Gramercy Gallery where you can explore the graduating students' thesis projects in a hands-on exhibition from 6:00 – 8:00pm.

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J Ivcevich: Trail of Mystics

Organizer: Liz Garvey
May 4 @ 10:00 am - May 12 @ 6:00 pm
Garvey|Simon, New York, 547 W 27th Street #207
New York, NY 10001 United States
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Free

Garvey|Simon is pleased to present J Ivcevich: Trail of Mystics, an immersive multimedia exhibition showcasing the artist's most recent paintings, sculptures, and sound design.  This all-encompassing sensory experience is a meditation on the intersection of the deep past, present, and looming future.  The exhibition opens on Thursday, May 4th, with a reception on Thursday, May 10th from 6-8pm,  and closes on June 9th. In his most recent multimedia installation—an extension of his 2014 Shreds series—J Ivcevich creates a well spring of…

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School of Visual Arts: 2018 SVA BFA Design / BFA Advertising Industry Review

Organizer: School of Visual Arts
May 4 @ 11:00 am - 6:30 pm
Metropolitan West, 639 West 46th Street First Floor
New York, NY 10036 United States
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Please join us for our 2017 Annual SVA BFA Advertising and BFA Design Professional Industry Review, where over 240 senior portfolios will be displayed. Our seniors specialize in advertising, interaction and communication, graphic design, motion graphics, product development design and 3D design. Refreshments will be served. Please bring your invitation to the event. Walk-in registration also available at the door. Please register for our Motion Graphics Screening here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-sva-bfa-design-motion-graphics-screening-tickets-39885128493 FAQs Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the…

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 4 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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School of Visual Arts: State Change: MFA Interaction Design Thesis Exhibition 2018

May 4 @ 6:00 pm - May 12 @ 8:00 pm
SVA Gramercy Gallery, 209 East 23rd Street, Lobby
New York, NY United States
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Free

MFA Interaction Design presents an exhibition of thesis projects by its class of 2018. Stop in to view and examine prototypes that bring ideas and products to life.

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 5
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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New Media Art – Workshop and Discussion

Free

Since the 1950s, the rapid development of computational technology propelled us into an unprecedented art and technology convergence. The multiplicity of new media languages and platforms invites us to explore new modes of expression and play. Please join us for discussions on emerging new media art practices, and a workshop to make your own computational artwork. This event is a partnership between Creative Tech Week (CTW2018) and the Creative Technology Certificate (CTC) program at Teachers College, Columbia University. It is…

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Sense Circuit

Expert: Jackie Neon
May 5 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A workshop to learn about signal flow and switches by creating a circuit using a 3v battery, motor, switch, LED and a magnet. The circuit will be made using conductive thread and fabric. Participants create the circuit and use a magnet to activate the switch. Felt and googly eyes can be used to make the circuit more fun for decoration at the end.

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The Projected Self

Organizer: Brooklyn Research
May 5 @ 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
Brooklyn Research, 630 Flushing Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
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Free

DESCRIPTION In connection with Creative Tech Week, Brooklyn Research presents The Projected Self. The Projected Self showcases the work of four artists working in unique but parallel spaces; bound by their use of video projection as means of engaging the human body and identity in performative or interactive forms. We will host artist talks by Indira Ardolic, Yuliya Lanina, Sonia Li, and Matthew Ortega. Artists have a seemingly unending stream of new tools and technologies to enable or extend their creative practice. Virtual Reality and…

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 6
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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If A Robot Makes The Painting, Is It Still Art?

Expert: Chris Klapper & Patrick Gallagher, Artists
May 6 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Dataatadata, 1013 Grand Street, Suite C 107
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Free

Open house demonstration / art installation Over the past few months we have been programming and training our robot, BeastBot 1, a 48” x 48” CNC, to make drawings and paintings. We will open our studio for a painting demonstration / art installation. BeastBot 1 will be creating a large scale watercolor painting. Going from dipping the paintbrush in the ink, to wiping off the excess, to the paper and back again, over and over until the painting is complete.…

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Future Artifact

Expert: Plexus Projects, Gallery
May 6 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Plexus Projects, 198 Greenpoint Ave. #1
Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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Free

Plexus Projects will present "Future Artifact", an exhibition of screen-based digital media artworks in conjunction with Creative Tech Week. The videos and animations represent a variety of technologies which contemporary artists are using including computer-generated animation, data-driven imaging, 3D scanning, custom software, gaming technologies, as well as conventional digital video editing. This is the second installment of "Future Artifact", screened in conjunction with Creative Tech Week 2016 at Dose Projects Space in Brooklyn.

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 7
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 7 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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Beat The Bomb

Expert: Alex Patterson, CEO
May 7 @ 5:00 pm - May 10 @ 10:00 pm
Beat The Bomb, 247 Water St, suite 106
BROOKLYN, NY 11201 United States
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$30

Beat The Bomb is Double Dare meets Mission Impossible, a 2-6 player 1hr team game to disarm a paint bomb... or else get blasted by it! Suit up in hazmat gear and play 4 multiplayer games (each in a different room) to earn as much time as possible on the 5th and final game in the Bomb Room. Use the code CTW for $9 off your game!

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Yuliya Lanina’s Performance at Five Myles Gallery

Expert: Yuliya Lanina, artist
May 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Five Myles Gallery, 558 St. Johns Place
Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Free

Within, Above and Beyond One-woman audio-visual performance 2017 Duration: 20 minutes Performance and animation by Yuliya Lanina Original music by Russell Pinkston Choreography by Andrea Ariel Within, Above and Beyond is a journey inside the mind of an artist. The piece explores the symbiotic relationship that can exist between the artist and her work. Through creativity, the artist is able to explore the depth of tragic experience by unlocking the hidden parts of her subconscious that lay dormant in its…

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8-channel Ambisonic Performance

Expert: Hans Tammen
May 7 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Hunter College Black Box, Black Box 5th floor, Hunter North Building / Enter at 69th Street between Lexington & Park Avenues
New York, NY 10065 United States
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Free

Experience 8 channel Ambisonic sound compositions by Hans Tammen, Shelley Hirsch, Raphaele Shirley/David Watson/Peter Zummo and Matthew Gantt. Produced by Harvestworks in partnership with the Integrated Media Arts MFA at Hunter College. A satellite event of Creative Tech Week 2018 LOCATION: Hunter College Black Box 5th floor, Hunter North Building Enter at 69th Street between Lexington & Park Avenues TIME 8 pm Raphaele Shirley, David Watson and Peter Zummo: /e-media-c “Minimalism plus a whole lot more” P. Zummo resonance, response,…

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 8
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 8 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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Pioneer Works: MVR 3.4

Organizer: Pioneer Works
May 8 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Free

With the decreasing size and cost of computer vision, digital components, and advances in virtual reality, we are faced with a renewed awareness of the impact of current digital practices on the physical body. Returning for its third season, MVR is a lecture event series focused on new forms of exchange between body and technology developed by Eyebeam alumni Nancy Nowacek and David Sheinkopf, Director of Technology at Pioneer Works. The final iteration of a four part series will be…

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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Arts Hub

May 9
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 10, 2018

DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013 United States
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The Creative Tech Week Arts Hub is a 2-day extravaganza of visual art exhibits and performances held at the DCTV Independent Media Arts Center on Weds-Thurs May 9-10. It’s the same location as our VR Party and CryptoCreative Symposium. Walk in free through the South Entrance to see the art, or buy 7pm VR Night tickets for Wednesday or performance-only tickets for Thursday.

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 9 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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VR/AR/Mixed Reality Party

May 9 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013 United States
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Join us for Creative Tech Week's VR Party in Tribeca! Experience different immersive worlds in virtual reality and augmented reality while networking with a gender-balanced mix of other creative technologists, developers, artists, and other professionals. Wondering what today's creatives are making in XR? This party is for you. Note: We recommend you buy tickets in advance. Price jumps the day of the event. This event WILL sell out. The party features a full spread of delicious appetizers complemented by wine…

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School of Visual Arts: Encore! Thesis Screening 2018

Organizer: School of Visual Arts
May 9 @ 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street
New York, United States
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BFA Computer Art, Computer Animation and Visual Effects presents an evening celebrating its fourth-year students' thesis projects, which wiil be screened in a theatrical setting, alongside family and friends.

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Brooklyn Research: INTERchange

Organizer: Brooklyn Research
May 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Research, 630 Flushing Avenue
Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
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Free

INTERchange is an ongoing series focusing on artists working at the intersection of physical and virtual spaces. Through artist talks, discussions, and media we explore how new technologies inform and extend creative practice. We live in a world increasingly stratified by virtual layers of social, political, and economic culture. INTERchange hopes to understand how virtual and physical spaces are synthesized into new cultural forms. Nitzan Bartov is a game designer and architect based in Brooklyn. Her talk at Brooklyn Research will…

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Manipulating Memory

Expert: Phoenix Lion, Tech Artist & Educator
May 9 @ 8:00 pm - May 12 @ 10:00 pm

Memory is heavy & hard to touch. We mainly seem to notice it as a whole when it torments us or crashes our computer. It is an object taken up close in pieces, but these pieces make up a whole, they interact, necessarily, by being contained in the same vessel. Layered together they build a workspace, a collage of tax documents & memes, a virtual environment, a consciousness, a culture, a person. Manipulating Memory is a way to confront memory…

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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Arts Hub

May 10
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 10, 2018

DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013 United States
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The Creative Tech Week Arts Hub is a 2-day extravaganza of visual art exhibits and performances held at the DCTV Independent Media Arts Center on Weds-Thurs May 9-10. It’s the same location as our VR Party and CryptoCreative Symposium. Walk in free through the South Entrance to see the art, or buy 7pm VR Night tickets for Wednesday or performance-only tickets for Thursday.

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 10 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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CryptoCreative: A Symposium on Blockchain’s Impact on Creativity, Arts and Music

May 10 @ 2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
DCTV, 87 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10013 United States
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On Thursday May 10 from 2pm to 9pm, join us in Tribeca for a symposium featuring the entrepreneurs, developers, artists, curators, and creatives pioneering Blockchain's impact on creativity and the arts. Come meet and network with the creative minds at the forefront of Blockchain creativity and enjoy delectable refreshments and wine and beer, plus performances and art exhibits. Participate in a deep-dive conversation about the following topics: Definition of themes like Blockchain, Tokens, DApps and SmartContracts for those new to the space…

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“Bethesda Loops”: An Interactive Sound Walk By Kamala Sankaram

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 11
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An event every day that begins at 12:00am, repeating until May 11, 2018

Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Free

"Bethesda Loops" is a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The sound walk, which is situated at Central Park's Bethesda Fountain and Terrace, will be activated at the opening of Creative Tech Week on May 2nd, and will run through the festival's closing on May 13th, during which time participants may experience the piece…

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Ethereal Summit

Expert: Joseph Lubin, Cofounder, Ethereum and Founder of ConsenSys
May 11 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
Knockdown Center, 52-19 Flushing Ave
Maspeth, NY 11378 United States
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$1250

Ethereal Summit is the nexus between technology and the people who change the world. This event that takes place May 11-12th at the Knockdown Center in NYC. It aims to bring people together from all walks of life: futurists, entrepreneurs, investors, media icons, government officials, artists, musicians, and humanitarians for two days of storytelling and knowledge sharing around a blockchain-powered future. We are a group of people who believe that the world can be organized differently. Organized in a decentralized,…

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CTW Conference Hub

May 11 @ 8:30 am - 6:00 pm
NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway
New York, NY 10023 United States
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Schedule and speakers are subject to change. 8:30 am - Breakfast and Registration 9:00 - Welcome 9:10 - Keynote Speaker 9:35 - Ahmed Elgammal, AI makes Art 10:00 - Interactive Electronics Panel moderated by Luke Schantz, Developer Advocate at IBM. Panelists: Sophia Brueckner, Carrie Kengle, Courtland Premo, Ricky Bacon 10:50 - Coffee Break 11:20 - Rui Pereira, Creative Technologist, Google: Diminished is the new Augmented - Stephen Martell, Current Studios: AR car racing - Lisa Lokshina & Kristine Malden: VR…

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VR WORLD NYC – LIMITLESS VR EXHIBIT

Expert: Dennis Adamo, CEO of Celestial Tech, Advisor to VR World
May 11 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 11, 2018

New York, NY + Google Map
$20 - $30

Join us during Creative Tech Week May 3 to May 12th in New York City for discounted access to the largest VR Venue in North America.  I f you have never experienced VR or if you are an advanced user, we have 50 of the latest and most advanced VR experiences. Choose form over 50 exhibits including Motion VR -Icarus, Moveo and VR Racing, Ready-Player-One - Oasis featuring the Gauntlet. Browse our Cinema VR lounge and view VR Art, Music…

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The Conversation Pit: Visualizing The Feel of Conversation

Expert: Shaina Stigler, Chief Empathy Officer
May 11 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 12, 2018

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Free

Combining the power of modern technology with the art of conversation, this immersive installation captures what happens when 7 strangers connect through dialogue. Using cutting-edge technology to track things like fluctuations in decibel level, frequency of words spoken per minute and natural language processing, participants in The Conversation Pit will walk away with a representation of not what was said, but how it felt to to engage in group dialogue. Truly “seeing” the power, musicality, and rhythms of conversation can…

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Pioneer Works: Dream Machine

Organizer: Pioneer Works
May 11 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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$25

A dazzling collision of mesmeric light, color and sound, Red Bull Music Festival New York and Pioneer Works present the live reimagining of Bryon Gysin and William Burroughs’ seminal experiential invention, the dream machine. Described by Gysin as “the world’s first work of art designed to be viewed with eyes closed,” the dream machine brought about vivid hallucinations of brilliant color through the repeat exposure of high-intensity flicker light. In this immersive concert installation, multi-instrumentalist/composer Dave Harrington, musical director and…

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Ethereal Summit

Expert: Joseph Lubin, Cofounder, Ethereum and Founder of ConsenSys
May 12 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Knockdown Center, 52-19 Flushing Ave
Maspeth, NY 11378 United States
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$1250

Ethereal Summit is the nexus between technology and the people who change the world. This event that takes place May 11-12th at the Knockdown Center in NYC. It aims to bring people together from all walks of life: futurists, entrepreneurs, investors, media icons, government officials, artists, musicians, and humanitarians for two days of storytelling and knowledge sharing around a blockchain-powered future. We are a group of people who believe that the world can be organized differently. Organized in a decentralized,…

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The Conversation Pit: Visualizing The Feel of Conversation

Expert: Shaina Stigler, Chief Empathy Officer
May 12 @ 12:00 pm - May 13 @ 5:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 12:00pm, repeating until May 12, 2018

TBD
Free

Combining the power of modern technology with the art of conversation, this immersive installation captures what happens when 7 strangers connect through dialogue. Using cutting-edge technology to track things like fluctuations in decibel level, frequency of words spoken per minute and natural language processing, participants in The Conversation Pit will walk away with a representation of not what was said, but how it felt to to engage in group dialogue. Truly “seeing” the power, musicality, and rhythms of conversation can…

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CTW2018 Book Signing / Tech Art Exhibit / Open House

Organizer: Isabel Walcott Draves
May 12 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
NYIT Auditorium on Broadway, 1871 Broadway
New York, NY 10023 United States
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Free

FREE EVENT! Join us from noon to 4 pm for a drop-in tech art exhibit and book signing. Sparkling water and snacks will be provided. Come meet Stephanie Riggs, author of a new book on storytelling for Virtual Reality, and purchase a book signed by the author. Enjoy AI Art created by the Art and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory at Rutgers; VR works from Tomonari MIchigami; AR Art by Cynthia Beth Rubin; Interactive installations by Ursula Endlicher and Matthew Ortega; and…

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“Bethesda Loops” Official Launch Reception, Artist Talk and Group Sound Walk

Expert: Kamala Sankaram, Composer
May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Bethesda Fountain, Central Park, Terrace Drive
New York, NY 10024 United States
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Come join us for the official launch of "Bethesda Loops", a brand new interactive sound walk created by composer/performer Kamala Sankaram. Presented in conjunction with Creative Tech Week 2018, the sound walk is made possible by U-GRUVE AR, an Audio Augmented Reality app that is freely available on the iTunes App Store. The event will open with a brief talk by Ms. Sankaram, who will provide a background on her motivation and process for creating this piece. Richard Rodkin, the…

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Pioneer Works: The Layered Image: From 3D Print to Cast Glass Pictures

Organizer: Pioneer Works
May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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$400

In collaboration with Urban Glass, this 6-week course will explore newfound connections between 3D modeling, 3D printing, and glass casting in transferring images from the digital to a glass analog. The first three classes, taking place at Pioneer Works, will be focused on the 3D modeling and printing of molds. The plastic molds for glass casting, fusing, and then the removal of glass to reveal the hidden image. Time will also be spent discussing the benefits of cross pollination between…

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Creative Tech Week Hub Workshops

Organizer: Isabel Walcott Draves
May 12 @ 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
NYIT, 16 West 61st Street Room #924 and #927
New York, NY 10023
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$35

This Suite of 4 Workshops is included free of charge in your conference ticket, however, there are a limited number of spots so you must reserve your spot. Because tickets are sold separately as well, if you have already registered for the CTW2018 Conference, please email admin@ctw.nyc to receive your workshop comp code.   Make Your Own Generative Drawings with AI by Cynthia X. Hua Room 927, 1pm-2:30pm. This 60-minute workshop will introduce artists to image generation using artificial intelligence;…

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Pioneer Works: Rethinking Artists’ Rights Roundtable: The Visual Artists’ Rights Act

Expert: Lauren van Haaften-Schick, PhD Candidate
May 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer Street
Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Free

In the 1960s-90s, public protests and open hearings surrounding artists’ resale royalties, moral rights, and free speech were activated by participants across the art world. In the 1980-90s, collaboration with law and policy makers were fraught with questions about cultural and legal norms of ownership and free speech. As we re-examine this history during this time of heightened political engagement, how might the art community re-engage with issues of artists’ rights as local politics? And how do we come to…

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