Upcoming

 

Soundwave ((7)) Architecture: Re-­structured Futures

  Today - 8:00 PM

As part of Soundwave ((7)) Biennial, musicians will explore virtual and imagined architectures through sound, movement, and visual storytelling to dismantle our notions of both physical and digital space.

 

Creative Code Meetup XXVI: Eskil Steenberg

  August 31, 2016 - 6:00 PM

For our August Creative Code Meetup we are excited to have a special presentation by Eskil Steenberg, the game developer behind the otherworldly first person experience: Love!

 

Soundwave ((7)) Architecture: Augmented Environments

  September 3, 2016 - 8:00 PM

For the closing night of the Soundwave ((7)) Biennial, experience a full night of performances exploring generative architectures through sound with strong evolving visual narratives .

 

2016 Summer Creative Code Immersive Showcase

  September 14, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Join us for a showcase of work from the 2016 Creative Code Summer Immersive! Participants from the Summer cohort will be showcasing work based on the skills they developed over the ten week program.

 

Urban Prototyping September Meetup

  September 15, 2016 - 6:00 PM

Join us for the final public engagement Meetup for our Urban Prototyping Research Lab with special guest Shane A. Myrbeck of Arup!

 

Perpetual Motion | Dust to Dust

  September 16, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the first iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by arc, Jürgen Reble & Trinchera Ensamble.

 

Perpetual Motion | Ghosts in the Machines

  September 17, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the second installation of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by Scott Arford, Michael A. Morris & Le Révelateur.

 

UNSEEN series | Synthesized Acoustic

  September 22, 2016 - 8:00 PM

September's UNSEEN features collaborative performances by Thomas Carnacki, Scott Arford, Flourescent Grey & Ray McLure!

 

2016 RECOMBINANT Festival

  September 28 - October 2, 2016

RECOMBINANT festival is a showcase of 360-degree spatial cinema and live audio-visual performances. Produced in collaboration between Recombinant Media Labs, Gray Area, and Obscura Digital.

 

Perpetual Motion | Ken Jacobs’ Nervous Magic Lantern

  October 11, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the third installation of PERPETUAL MOTION with Ken Jacobs performing live in San Francisco for the first time in over two decades!

 

Perpetual Motion | Natural Forces

  October 26, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the fourth iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by Beige, Keith Evans, Karl Lemieux & BJ Nilsen.

 

Books in Browsers 2016

  November 3 - November 4, 2016

This year, Books in Browsers is moving beyond the boundaries of books in browsers to examine how images and videos, alongside text, are being adopted to form new narratives, instructional materials, and scholarship.

 

Perpetual Motion | Spectres

  November 9, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the fifth iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by John Davis, Kerry Laitala, Voicehandler, Raha Raissnia & Panagiotis Mavridis.

 

Perpetual Motion | Birth / Death / Resurrection

  November 22, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the sixth iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by Malic Amalya, Nathan Hill, Sally Golding, Hangjun Lee & Jérôme Noetinger.

 

Perpetual Motion | Cinema of Confrontation/The End

  December 7, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us and San Francisco Cinematheque for the final iteration of PERPETUAL MOTION! With performances by Bruce McClure / Greg Pope + Sult.

Past

 

Urban Prototyping August Meetup

  August 18, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Join us for the third public engagement Meetup for our Urban Prototyping Research Lab with special guest Jason Kelly Johnson of Future Cities Lab!

 

2016 Cultural Incubator Showcase

  August 11, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Join us for a showcase of work from our Spring Incubation members. Over the last six months members have been developing exciting new work that explores the intersection of art, technology and social critique.

 

UNSEEN series | Kit Clayton, Samantha Weinert, Marc Kate, Bezier, Lavender, Its Own Infinite Flower

  August 6, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us for the UNSEEN summer celebration! Featuring multi media works by Kit Clayton, Samantha Weinert, Marc Kate, Bezier, Lavender, and Its Own Infinite Flower.

 

FINITE: Jan Jelinek, David Last, Cullen Miller, Scy1e, and Equilet

  July 30, 2016 - 9:00 PM

FINITE is a quarterly concert series focusing on showcasing weird music and sound.

 

UNSEEN series | Wobbly, Bill Thibault, Kerry Laitala, Cyrus Tabar

  July 23, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us for the seventh iteration of our UNSEEN series with collaborative performances by Wobbly, Bill Thibault, Kerry Laitala, and Cyrus Tabar!

 

Creative Code Meetup XXV: Cedric Kiefer

  July 22, 2016 - 6:00 PM

For our July Creative Code Meetup we are excited to have a special presentation from the co-founder and creative lead at onformative, Cedric Kiefer! This meetup is Free and will include a summer celebration happy hour with a cash bar.

 

Urban Prototyping July Meetup

  July 20, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Join us for the second public engagement Meetup for our Urban Prototyping Research Lab! Talks by Camille Utterback and Allan Donnelly.

 

sfSoundFestival: experimental music 1938 to the present.

  July 8 - July 10, 2016

sfSound presents the sfSoundFestival: a three-day celebration of 20th and 21st century music covering a wide range of graphical notation performed by some of the most passionate interpreters of such music in the Bay Area.

 

UNSEEN series | Broken Solar/City of God

  June 24, 2016 - 8:00 PM

Join us for the sixth iteration of our UNSEEN series with collaborative performances by Chris Duncan (live score), Sarah Rara (film), and Sean Smith (an audio-visual project, LFZ)!

 

Urban Prototyping Meetup Launch

  June 23, 2016 - 7:00 PM

Gray Area and Autodesk are pleased to announce the first in a series of public engagement Meetups for our Urban Prototyping Research Lab. Join us as we create a place for designers, artists, and technologists to discuss redesigning city streets in partnership with nonprofits, city officials, and peers.