Leafcutter John artist talk & Max MSP meetup

Thursday 31st of January 2013, 7:30pm Troyganic, 138 Kingsland Road, E2 8DY, London After a long xmas break the London Max/MSP User’s Group begins its 2013 monthly max meetups with a presentation by musician and artist Leafcutter John. He’ll be showing us his light controlled music hardware which uses sensors, Arduino and of course Max. Come along and join in the discussion. Also if anyone wants to talk about a project they are involved in or need help with a patch... Read More

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David Stevens and Gawain Hewitt: Music For Special Needs

credits: http://www.eyemusic.org.uk/Colourscape/gallery.html

Thursday 24th of January 2013 7pm (7:30pm start) Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London Music technology has the capacity to break down disabling barriers to music making. Gawain Hewitt, R&D National Manager for Drake Music will introduce some of the concepts, politics and existing technology being used in schools for the disabled and other settings. He will also introduce a hackday proposed for March with Furtherfield and  Read More

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Mobile electronic human orchestra: artist talk by Sophie McDonald (MzTEK)

Thursday 17th of January 2013, 7:30pm Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London E2 8DY The Hacked Human Orchestra is a project by MzTEK, Guerilla Science and Kobakant to produce a series of wearable musical designs for workshops, culminating in a audio mix of the Hacked Human Orchestra. Last December we welcomed MzTek for one of their  Hacked Human Orchestra workshops at the Music Hackspace. Sophie McDonald is a co-founder of MzTEK, she is a media artist, freelance workshop producer,... Read More

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First Annual General Meeting, 20th of January 2013

FIRST ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING Music Hackspace 20th of January 2013 15:00, Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London Meeting Agenda 1. Introduction Welcome Present and apologies 2. Vision and objectives Music Hackspace vision and objectives Accounts (Jean-Baptiste Thiebaut) 3. Report of activities (short reviews) Seminars Concerts Workshops Composer in residency Sound Art installations MaxMSP meet ups Collaborations Others 4. Status of the organisation Membership Hackspace affiliation Roles... Read More

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Simon Schäfer: artist talk, circuit bending

Thursday 10th of January 2013, 7:30pm Troyganic, 132 Kingsland Road, London E2 8DY View Map Simon Schäfer takes things apart. Instruments, video hardware, clothes, sanity, furniture, information, meaning, televisions, style, sense, religion, politics, computers, noise, silence, chaos, order. Results include sculpture, installation, sound, live video. He does audiovisual live performances as ‘der Warst’ and has invented a language not meant for communication. http://www.der-warst.de http://www.schaefersimon.de  Read More

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Circuit bending workshop, Sunday 13th of January 2013

Music Hackspace workshops are back in 2013! We start the year with one of our circuit bending/hacking sound toys sessions, led by Tasos Stamou. The workshop provides an introduction to circuit bending techniques and electronic instruments design, suitable for beginners, and it also acts as a meeting point for hackers and sound explorers, ideal for sharing circuit bending tips and tricks and for developing extended & handmade electronic instruments. Date/time: Sunday 13th... Read More

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CHEAP, FAT and OPEN, embedded synthesiser talk with Jacob Sikker Remin

Thursday 3rd of January 2013, 7pm At Troyganic Jacob is an artist, curator and project leader. Engineer, designer and gameboy musician. The work of Jacob Sikker Remin (JSR) spreads over many disciplins, but always focuses on the space between people and technology. Since 2009 JSR has exhibited internationally at NOTCH09+10+11 in Beijing, China, Ars Electronica in Linz, Austria, MFRU in Maribor, Slovenia, and at Piksel festival in Bergen, Norway. In Denmark JSR is represented by... Read More

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