dorkbot anglia twelve

Wednesday 14th August 2013, 7 - 9:30pm
Makespace, 16 Mill Lane, Cambridge CB2 1RX

dorkbot anglia is a regular evening of talks and conversations with "people doing strange things with electricity" in the East Anglian area. We are delighted to announce our twelveth meeting as the guests of Makespace, Cambridge on Wednesday 14th August. Entry is free.

Makespace is a community run space in the centre of Cambridge, that houses manufacturing and prototyping kit and provides the surroundings to meet, work, build, socialise and do amazing things.

JK Brook of Bad Timing and David Chatting of the Curiosity Collective will introduce:

  • Richard Hoadley a composer who works with algorithms and live notations mediated with physical interaction.
  • Colin Dewar has created an automatic random art generator from an old Super 8 projector some ink and some electronics.
  • Tom Scott is a Multimedia artist who works with Super 8, audio and video media, in the digital realm. He will talk about his recent Postcard View project - incorporating the Raspberry Pi.

Plus, "OpenDorks" (short ad-hoc slots for anyone to talk about their work)

Find out what happened at dorkbot anglia one (July 2010), two (September 2010), three (November 2010), four (February 2011), five (April 2011), six (June 2011), seven (November 2011), eight (March 2012), nine (June 2012), ten (February 2013) and eleven (May 2013).

dorkbot encourages grassroots meetings of artists, engineers, designers, scientists, inventors and anyone else working under the very broad umbrella of electronic art. Started by Douglas Repetto at Columbia University in 2000, dorkbot is now global in almost 100 cities; dorkbot anglia is one of the newest.

dorkbot anglia aspires to runs every two or three months in a different town in the region. If you would like to participate or could offer a venue, please get in touch -

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