Give Your 10 Secs to VOTE for $10k to Support Our Mission

The ever amazing Adelle McElveen, creator of the blog Fashionista Lab is passionate about Gray Area's mission to support art and technology, so she is competing for a chance for Gray Area to win $10,000. We are up against three other local San Francisco personalities in the Verizon Game Changers San Francisco challenge (#VZW4ChangeSF). Please support us by taking 10 seconds out for your day and a few mouse clicks to VOTE for Adelle's bid for GAFFTA to win $10k. You can VOTE HERE and you can vote EVERY SINGLE DAY until the campaign is over on October 17th. ...

Call for Volunteers for Upload.gif weekend October 11th-13th

Want to Volunteer the UPLOAD.gif next weekend? We would love to have you! We have all sorts of important jobs thorughout the weekend to give a helping hand with. Review the shifts below and please respond to with your selected shift(s) to let us know if are available to help us celebrate the wonderful world of .GIF's! Open volunteer shifts for UPLOAD.gif are as follows: Friday, October 11th Greeters (checking people in and collecting donations) Meetup: 7pm to 10pm (3-hour shift) Meetup: 9pm to 12am (3-hour shift) Saturday, October 12th General event assistance (greet ...

Urban Prototyping's "Pulse of the City" is now beating it's heart in Boston!

Almost a year ago in October you might remember we produced a 3-day Urban Prototyping Festival in downtown San Francisco on the 5m Project campus. Over 5000 people came to enjoy the showcase of how cities can find new ways to invent themselves through the eyes of its citizens. One of our favorite projects was "Pulse of the City". An interactive piece that allowed pedestrians to place their hands onto sensors that detect heart rates in real time and then played a unique musical composition that is solely based on them. Today, we are pleased to announce that "Pulse of ...

Video from The Bunker A/V Sessions: Atom™ "HD" Audio/Visual Set

WOW! What a night we had at the last event with The Bunker! We love Atom™! It is always a pleasure to host him when he comes to San Francisco. If you were there then you know what how special his set was. We were so excited that he premiered his "HD" with us! Here is a short video from his set! Thanks to all who came and helped make it an epic night!

Techno Casino Photos and Results Are In

Thank You for Helping Rock the Techno Casino! A heartfelt thanks to all who joined in for the Techno Casino fundraiser last month. The event was produced to support our efforts to share our Creative Code Education program with the world. The Regency Lodge was so alive & electric. The gambling tables were packed, funny money was flowing, & the antes were up! It was lovely to see everyone having such a good time. With a sound-track provided by Neel, Monolake, and Deadbeat, it was hard not to be moving and shaking! Check out the photos: