[dance-tech] Goldsmiths Digital Studios forthcoming events

  • From: maria x <drp01mc@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: dance-tech@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Wed, 10 May 2006 23:52:08 +0100

Hello

these are a couple of forthcoming events organised by the Goldsmiths Digital Studios in case any of you in London are interested to attend.

best
maria x

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a) *Mutation Art, Computer Games And The Return To
Mutator*

William Latham

Date: Monday, May 15, 2006, Time: 17h30-19h

Goldsmiths College, Ian Gulland Theater
http://www.goldsmiths.ac.uk/find-us/campus-map.php


William Latham is internationally well known for his pioneering Mutation Art and evolution work produced between '87 and '94 at the IBM UK Scientific Centre in Winchester. From '94 to '03 he was founder and CEO of computer games developer "Computer Artworks;" hit titles include the award winning Playstation 2 game "The THING" and "Evolva." In 2004 he founded Games Audit a specialist company working for Investors, Banks and Publishers. William is Running Stream Professor of Creative Technology at Leeds Metropolitan University and is a Research Fellow of Goldsmiths College (University of London). In Q4 2005 he finally returned to work on his Mutation Art again, which had been frozen for 12 years...

Seminar --- Digital Studios
http://www.doc.gold.ac.uk/creative.html
Contacts: Profs. Janis Jefferies & Frederic Fol
Leymarie
<j.jefferies@xxxxxxxxxx>  , <ffl@xxxxxxxxxx>

b) .

Goldsmiths College Library Special Collections would
like to invite you to
please join us as we launch The Women's Art
Library/Make in Goldsmiths
College on Wednesday, 17th May at 5.30 in the Lecture
Theatre and Seminar
Room, Ben Pimlott Building.

The Warden, Geoffrey Crossick will formally welcome
the collection along
with Professor Janis Jefferies and Mary Nixon.  The
collection will be
represented by a slide show of images chosen by
College academic staff in
an ongoing project representing the multi-disciplinary
community of
Goldsmiths. The evening will also feature a screening
of recent short
videos by contemporary women artists, some of whom are
enrolled in
Goldsmiths' Fine Art PhD Research Programme.

Kindly R.S.V.P. as refreshments will be served, to
special.collections@xxxxxxxxxx or tel. 020 7717 2295
(x2295). The reception
will finish at 8pm.

For further details please contact: Jacqueline Cooke,
020 7919 7166 e:
j.cooke@xxxxxxxxxx, or Althea Greenan, 020 7717 2295,
e:
a.greenan@xxxxxxxxxx, or see http://make.gold.ac.uk

Entry to the Ben Pimlott Building is via St. James,
off New Cross Road,
SE14. See http://www.goldsmiths.ac.uk/find-us/ for
directions.



--
Maria Chatzichristodoulou [aka maria x] PhD Art & Computational Technologies


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