Gold Sprints….art in action! Thanks to Navid for helping us with an incredible opening. The Gold Sprints where a huge hit and it was great to see so many artists get up on the wheels of steel. I was particularly proud to have trampled my brother in my race. There really is few things finer […]
The Ottawa chapter of Dorkbot got rolling last night in our lovely new M70 Lab. It started with an interesting presentation from Sebastian Baillard on the RepRap 3D printer. Thanks Sebastian, everybody can’t wait to see it done!There is more Dorkbot to come on March the 11th (and every second Tuesday of the month after […]
I would say tearing down walls, but this really was careful removal… But yes the M70 renovations have begun, and by the end of next week we will have a nice open 22 x 27 foot space for people to begin to use. There is much more to come hopefully in the spring, but for […]
At a recent meeting, the gang at Artengine chowed down on some tasty chocolate cake shaped like an Arduino Board. Here is a picture of the cake: Wikipedia’s definition of Arduino: Arduino is a physical computing platform based on a simple I/O board and a development environment that implements the Processing/Wiring language. Arduino can be […]
As most of you know, September is Membership month here at Artengine, and we’ve sweetened the pot for joining (like you needed more reasons!) by offering three terrific workshops. Our first is an intro to Audio Recording taught by audiophile extraordinaire Normand Fisher, which takes place tomorrow. There are only 1 or 2 spots left, […]
The Artengine will be closing up shop for the rest of the week as the gang heads out to Montreal for the Oeuvre Ouverte Congrès PureData Convention, which kicks off tomorrow August 21st, and goes until Sunday August 26th. We will be presenting the work of our two Resident Artists who have created New Works […]
Many thanks to Hri and Roger for a fantastic afternoon. The weather was perfect and the music was fantastic. Thanks to all the other musicians who came out with the beat boxes and laptops and of course Andrée who made gave it that extra special flavor with her cello.
The PCC Conference begins next week with a fantastic party on Tuesday. Check out the conference website for all the exiting details!
Mutek and Radio-Canada collaborated to present artists from across the country during three days of the festival. Yesterday evening Ottawa-Gatineau soundscape duo If Then Do broadcast their Mutek debut from the Artengine space at Arts Court as a part of this concert concept. It was a fantastic intimate show and the first artists we have […]