CURRENTS NEW MEDIA 2018

June 8-24, 2018

2017 Workshops

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Sign up for our 2 Workshops before they fill up.

Creative Coding for Artists
Saturday, June 10 / 10am – 1pm @ Warehouse 21 across Paseo de Peralta from our main venue, El Museo Cultural.
Cost – $45

We are in a special era surrounded by numerous emerging technologies that can be applied to the creative practice to enrich creation or generate new ideas. The workshop is for artists and creatives who wants to use coding to make generative art, design, animation and typography. Code is a great tool to bridge art and mathematics, and extend the possibilities of creativity. Coding also becomes a more and more powerful tool for artists, designers, writers, activists for making art in a new way.

Wifi Tracking and Data Collection in the Age of the Smart Phone
Saturday, June 17 – 1 – 3:30 pm @ Warehouse 21 across Paseo de Peralta from our main venue, El Museo Cultural.
Cost – $45

There’s a Rpi tracking system installed at Currents, designed to count unique  visitors, without saving any identifying data. In this workshop we will demonstrate how it works, what information we are collecting, how we inform visitors of the system and what opting in/out means to visitors.