The Thursday Club is an open forum discussion group for anyone interested in the theories and practices of cross-disciplinarity, interactivity, technologies and philosophies of the state-of-the-art in today’s (and tomorrow’s) cultural landscape(s).
3rd July 2014 - Choreographing time: animation without a screen

3rd July 2014 – Choreographing time: animation without a screen

Venue: Centre for Creative Collaboration 14 Acton Street, Kings Cross, London WC1X 9NG Time: between 6-8pm www.trope-design.com Carol and Bruno met at Goldsmiths University in 2011 and where they invented theD-Scope®, an experimental new medium that draws on tropes from animation, film and Gestalt grouping principles to create the immersive perception of...
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13 May 2014 - Special Event - Sonic Pattern and the Textility of Code -

13 May 2014 – Special Event – Sonic Pattern and the Textility of Code -

BOOK THE EVENT HERE An event that brings together diverse viewpoints on weaving, knitting, live coding, dyadic mathematics, generative music and digital making, in order to see how patterned sound and threads allow us to both sense the abstract and conceptualise the tactile. We will look for a rich view of technology as a meeting...
29 May 2014 - CONTOURS - Human based Interaction Experience - Centre for Creative Collaborations

29 May 2014 – CONTOURS – Human based Interaction Experience – Centre for Creative Collaborations

Centre for Creative Collaborations 29 May 2014  – FREE EVENT 6pm-8pm 16 Acton Street, London, WC1X 9NG.   CONTOURS  Collaboration between Bare Conductive, Fabio Antinori and Alicja Pytlewska. Screenprint, capacitive sensing, interactive tapestries, generative soundscape, custom code https://vimeo.com/79820006 The artwork was commissioned by the MAK Museum of Applied Arts and Contemporary Art in Vienna, as...
Tuesday 17 December 2013 - Special Event - Alain Lioret - Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation -

Tuesday 17 December 2013 – Special Event – Alain Lioret – Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation -

Tuesday December 17th  6.00-7.30pm Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Goldsmiths Title : Artificial Beings for Art Exploration and Creation Abstract : Time Beings are a population of creator artificial beings. They take various forms of elementary corpuscles, according to various types of artwork (pixel, frame, vertex, note, word). They operate on the basis of quantum properties and...
Nowhere 2013, MA/MFA Computational Studio Arts Show 2013

Nowhere 2013, MA/MFA Computational Studio Arts Show 2013

Nowhere 2013, a unique and compelling show by Masters students in Computational Studio Arts, Goldsmiths, Department of Computing, University of London EVENT: Nowhere 2013, MA/MFA Computational Studio Arts Show 2013 WHEN:  Private View: 6pm to 9pm, 12th September Performance times: 7pm and 9pm Open to the Public: 13th to 16th September 10am to 7pm Sunday...
25 July 2013- The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza

25 July 2013- The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza

The Emergent City. From Complexity to The City of Bits. Stanza www.stanza.co.uk  Download the poster for the exhibition here Goldsmiths Ben Pimlott lecture theatre 6pm on Thursday 25th Jul   Stanza is an internationally recognised artist, who has been exhibiting worldwide since 1984. He is an expert in arts technology, CCTV, online networks, touch screens,...
4 July 2013 - Presentation and Communication of Visual Art in Virtual Interactive Environments

4 July 2013 – Presentation and Communication of Visual Art in Virtual Interactive Environments

Venue: GDS [Goldsmiths Digital Studios] Goldsmiths College, University of London  Time: 6.15pm-8.15pm     Presentation and Communication of Visual Art in Virtual Interactive Environments Jeni Maleshkova,Media and Arts Technology Programme at Queen Mary, University of London
11 july 2013 - Sound Choreography  Body Code

11 july 2013 – Sound Choreography <> Body Code

Venue: C4CC: Centre for creative colaboration http://creative-collaboration.net/ 11 July 2013 6.15pm-8.15pm     A joint talk and performance confronting boundaries between computational scores and live action. Kate Sicchio and Alex McLean will compare computer programming and choreography from perspectives of liveness, spaces, notation and embodiedness. The talk will introduce and lead into a live coded and...
2 May 2013 - Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies by Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet

2 May 2013 – Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies by Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet

Laika : Eulogies and Prophecies Compiling an Encyclopedia of Contemporary Mythology By Lior Lerman and Jonathan Shohet At the C4CC (Centre for Creative collaboration) website     Laika – Eulogies and Prophecies is the second part in a series of performances about the way people have looked towards and away from the future during the...
28 March 2013 - Endless War, a work in progress - GRAHAM HARWOOD

28 March 2013 – Endless War, a work in progress – GRAHAM HARWOOD

THURSDAY MARCH 28th 2013 6-8pm VENUE C4CC - Centre for Creative Colaboration website GRAHAM HARWOOD Title - Endless War, a work in progress. A walk through the wikileaks Afghan War Diaries by NGRAM analyses. The talk will be contextualised by showing segments of the Artwork, Endless War by YoHa and Matthew Fuller which was begun...
14 May 2013 - BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA - One-day symposium

14 May 2013 – BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA – One-day symposium

BIOMEDIATIONS: ART, LIFE, MEDIA One-day symposium at Goldsmiths, University of London Date: Tuesday 14 May 2013 Venue: New Cross, MRB Screen 1 The event is free and open to all. Programme bellow but also available to download here  Symposium description: ‘Life’ signifies many things. To begin with, it is a philosophical abstraction referring to our...
25th May 2013 - Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing

25th May 2013 – Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing

Forget the Book: Writing in the Age of Digital Publishing 25th May, Goldsmiths, University of London  Book free places here: http://forgetthebook.eventbrite.co.uk/# Doug Sery (MIT Press) and Sean Cubitt (Goldsmiths) in conversation. You are invited to join a conversation that is not about the past or future of the book but rather about the prospects for...
7 March 2013 - Immaterial and Sonic Bodies: affect, audition and automaticity - Lisa Blackman and Julian Henriques

7 March 2013 – Immaterial and Sonic Bodies: affect, audition and automaticity – Lisa Blackman and Julian Henriques

Immaterial and Sonic Bodies: affect, audition and automaticity Thursday Club, Thursday 7th March 2013 at the CENTRE FOR CREATIVE COLLABORATION  Lisa Blackman and Julian Henriques, Goldsmiths, Department of Media and Communications Download the pdf    
17 Jan 2013 - Methods Lab public lecture - prof Laura Marks

17 Jan 2013 – Methods Lab public lecture – prof Laura Marks

Methods Lab public lecture Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Ben Pimlott Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross Thursday Club 17/1/2013 - 6-8pm in Art and Culture Studies in the School for the Contemporary Arts at Simon Fraser University. She is a theorist, curator and critic. Her books include: Enfoldment & Infinity (2010); Touch (2002); The Skin of the Film...
28 Feb 2013 - Sean Cubitt - The Order of Display from lithography to raster

28 Feb 2013 – Sean Cubitt – The Order of Display from lithography to raster

Ben Pimlott lecture theatre Ben Pimlott Building, Goldsmiths, New Cross Thursday Club 28th February 2013 - 6-8pm Sean Cubitt The Order of Display from lithography to raster   The progressive scanning that dominates screen displays (and its close relatives among digital printing technologies) has a genealogy taking us back through the Trinitron mask and the Dzworykin...
SPECIAL EVENT - The Shed Gallery - Wendy McMurdo – Olympia and The Loop

SPECIAL EVENT – The Shed Gallery – Wendy McMurdo – Olympia and The Loop

  Tin Shed Gallery Wendy McMurdo – Olympia and The Loop Download the poster flyer as pdf Download the press release   Where Tin Shed Gallery Ben Pimlott Building Foyer Goldsmiths College, New Cross London, SE14 6NW Exhibition open Monday 4th March – Friday 22nd March 2013, 10am to 5pm. Closed weekends. Exhibition talk Wednesday...
6 December 2012 - Sounding the Archive

6 December 2012 – Sounding the Archive

Sounding the Archive Archiving, Documenting and Curating sound. James Bulley (Composer, Curator) Kathrine Sandys (Sound Artist, Curator) Fiorenzo Settimio Palermo (Hugh Davies Archivist, Edison Fellow at British Library) A talk exploring the contemporary landscape of archiving, documentation and the curation of sound works. The presentation will feature materials from the Hugh Davies archive at the...
The Thursday Club moving to Centre for Creative Collaboration Kings x

The Thursday Club moving to Centre for Creative Collaboration Kings x

The THURSDAY CLUB  is moving to  Centre for Creative Collaboration 16 Acton Street Kings Cross WC1X 9NG 6 – 9 pm View Larger Map
SPECIAL EVENT:::Tin Shed Gallery – Press Release  - Wednesday 14th November – Wednesday 20th November

SPECIAL EVENT:::Tin Shed Gallery – Press Release – Wednesday 14th November – Wednesday 20th November

Tin Shed Gallery – Press Release  Download the file here   Tin Shed Gallery – Press Release   Where: Tin Shed Gallery Ben Pimlott Building Foyer Goldsmiths College, New Cross   Private View & Panel:                                    Thursday 29th November, 6pm – 8.30pm   Exhibition open:                  Friday 30th November – Friday 14th December, 10am – 6pm. ...
25 October 2012 - a project on wireless sniffing (Utrecht, NL)

25 October 2012 – a project on wireless sniffing (Utrecht, NL)

http://aetheraddresses.tumblr.com/what http://aetheraddresses.tumblr.com/ * Brief bio Gabriel Menotti is an independent curator engaged with different forms of cinema. He has organised pirate screenings, remix film festivals, videogame championships, porn screenplay workshops, installations with film projectors, generative art exhibitions and academic seminars, among other things. His works and research results have been presented in events such as...
8 November 2012 - An exploration through Art-Creativity-Technology & Wellness

8 November 2012 – An exploration through Art-Creativity-Technology & Wellness

8 November 2012 – An exploration through Art-Creativity-Technology & Wellness Presenting R. Martin, R. Ashford, S. Joseph Moderated by :R. Miller At the Centre for Creative Collaborations 6pm-9pm ONE OF THE BEST THURSDAY CLUB EVENTS Your browser does not support the video tag Rain Ashford presentation Your browser does not support the video tag Your...
4 October 2012 - **EVENT** GEOGRAPHIES OF CRAFT - panel

4 October 2012 – **EVENT** GEOGRAPHIES OF CRAFT – panel

A THURSDAY CLUB EVENT 4TH OCTOBER 2012 Centre for Creative Collaboration 16 Acton Street Kings Cross WC1X 9NG Free event poster_GEOGRAPHIES OF CRAFT               Textile crafting is enjoying resurgence in popularity, of late. At the forefront of the revival is knitting, performed and practiced collectively in pubs, cafes or...
22 November 2012- The Girls Hacking Club present a 'women in technology' panel

22 November 2012- The Girls Hacking Club present a ‘women in technology’ panel

hursday 22nd November 2012 The Girls Hacking Club present a 'women in technology' panel. The information technology revolution is transforming almost every aspect of society, but girls and women are largely out of the loop. Although women surf the Web in equal numbers to men and make a majority of online purchases, few are involved...
SPECULATIVE ART PRACTICES

SPECULATIVE ART PRACTICES

Name: Bill Psarras (Arts and Computational Technology) http://billpsarras.tumblr.com/ Title: Botanizing on the non-places: new media geographies of everyday life Through my talk I will aim to approach several speculative ideas of my PhD practice regarding a series of artistic outputs/experiments that I am already practicing and researching concerning the conjunction of walking process, new media...
31 May 2012 - Speculative art practices

31 May 2012 – Speculative art practices

The last in a series called Emergent Practices A monthly series of interdepartmental, knowledge sharing panels at Goldsmiths, curated by Mafalda Dâmaso (Dept of Visual Cultures) January to May 2012 The presentations will be followed by an open discussion. Name: Bill Psarras (Arts and Computational Technology) http://billpsarras.tumblr.com/ Title: Botanizing on the non-places: new media geographies...

29 March 2012 – Phenomenology as a method of enquiry

The presentation of two research papers will be followed by an open discussion. The third in a series of seminars convened by Mafalda Dâmaso for the Thursday Club and the Graduate School. Emergent Practice aims to serve as a chance for doctoral students to discuss their work with their peers in an informal setting. Claude...