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).
Digital Culture
Thursday 6 October 2016 || New Tendencies, Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution

Thursday 6 October 2016 || New Tendencies, Art at the Threshold of the Information Revolution

This is a Free event. All welcome. Location: Lecture Theatre, Ben Pimlott Building, New Cross, London (Department Computing, Centre for Cultural Studies) Date and Time: Thursday 6 Oct 2016 at 5.30pm -7.30pm Goldsmiths even website:   Writer, artist and curator Armin Medosch introduces his new book published by MIT Press. The Thursday Club is an open forum everyone...
Thursday 12th May 2015 - Future Love - choreographing the internet of bodies

Thursday 12th May 2015 – Future Love – choreographing the internet of bodies

THURSDAY CLUB special supported by the Fashion Unit, Design, ICCE and Comptuing @GBoddington  PHOTO CREDIT : The Blind Robot by Louis-Philippe Demers – commissioned by Robots and Avatars
25 Sept 2014 - ART AFTER: Panel

25 Sept 2014 – ART AFTER: Panel

The Thursday Club 18:00 – 20:00, Thursday 25th September Room 142 Richard Hoggart Building, Goldsmiths, University of London Lewisham Way, New Cross, London SE14 6NW Thursday Club poster25 ART AFTER Continuing a series of seminars entitled, Art After The Internet, Janis Jefferies, Haydn Jones, Brian Condon and George Unsworth will be discussing their experiences of...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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. ...
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...
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...

26 January 2012 – Emergent Practices 1

Emergent Practices 1 A series of 4 panels convened by Mafalda Dâmaso (Visual Cultures, PhD researcher) on 26 Jan, 26 Feb, 26 March and 26 May. Emergent Practice aims to serve as a chance for doctoral students to discuss their work with their peers in an informal setting. The challenges of public engagement Bianca Elzenbaumer...

19 January 2012 – ALPHA VILLE

Alpha-ville is an organisation exploring the intersection between arts, technology and society. Its main activity is Alpha-ville Festival, a London based digital culture festival that has been running since 2009. The Alpha-ville Directors introduce International festival of Post Digital Culture SESSION WITH THE FESTIVAL DIRECTORS AND GUEST ARTISTS: Keiichi Matsuda & James Alliban presenting CELL,...
13 October 2011 - Augmented Realities and Physical Spaces

13 October 2011 – Augmented Realities and Physical Spaces

            Augmented Realities and Physical Spaces Andy McWilliams will discuss Jaaga, the space he did a 3 month residency, and the work he prepared for it, his own personal development over that period, the evolution of the work. Parag K. Mital How can an embedded intelligence such as an iPhone...
29 September 2011 - What Part Can Creative Practice play in Times of Crisis

29 September 2011 – What Part Can Creative Practice play in Times of Crisis

                    Vinay Gupta  is one the world’s leading thinkers on infrastructure theory, state failure solutions, and managing global system risks including poverty/development and the environmental crisis. He works at both the theoretical level, building models and mapping tools like Simple Critical Infrastructure Maps (used by US...
9 June 2011 - Art's Chiastic Relationship with the law

9 June 2011 – Art’s Chiastic Relationship with the law

Internet art has been characterised as providing a particularly effective means to critique the force of the law through its employment of networked digital technologies (Stallabrass, 2003; Paul, 2003). This reflects a more general understanding of the law and art as being in an oppositional relationship (Douzinas & Nead, 1999). However, Jeremy will propose that...
12 May 2011 - Dark Mechanics A night of experimental electronic music and art

12 May 2011 – Dark Mechanics A night of experimental electronic music and art

Dark Mechanics are an electronic music collective using (vintage and modern) analogue electronic music equipment including synthesisers, sequencers, drum machines, FX etc… “Dark Mechanics is a renaissance mission into the world of analogue synthesis, to propagate warm electric signals amongst the masses as an antidote to staid modern notions of electronic music production” It is...