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).
Sonic Art
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...
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...
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. ...
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...
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...
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...
24 March 2011 - Ollie Bown and Sam Britton Icarus generative music making

24 March 2011 – Ollie Bown and Sam Britton Icarus generative music making

                      Icarus is the experimental music duo of Ollie Bown and Sam Britton. In 2010 they performed in absentia at the North Sea Jazz Festival with trumpeter Tom Arthurs and bass clarinetist Lothar Ohlmeier, using interactive and generative software to do the work for them....
10 March 2011 - Variable 4: A dynamical composition for weather systems James Bulley and Daniel Jones

10 March 2011 – Variable 4: A dynamical composition for weather systems James Bulley and Daniel Jones

                    Variable 4 transforms weather patterns into a living musical composition with the same unpredictability as the elements themselves. Using meteorological sensors connected to a custom software environment developed by the artists, the wild weather conditions of the Kent coastland act as composer, navigating through a...
3 February 2011 - Julie Freeman and Denis Roche on art/science collaborations

3 February 2011 – Julie Freeman and Denis Roche on art/science collaborations

                Julie Freeman and Denis Roche on art/science collaborations chaired by Janis Jefferies Julie Freeman’s work explores transforming complex processes into sound compositions, objects and visualisations. Her work spans visual, audio and digital art forms and explores the relationship between science, nature and how humans interact with it....