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Thursday, August 27th, 2009

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Handmade Music Night

Friday, July 31st, 2009

Every 3rd Thursday, 7:30p to 10:30p, FREE admission

Part party, part mixer, part Science Fair, and part performance, this is an informal chance for geeksters and the geek-curious to come together, relax, and discover new sounds. The evening is a gathering of inventors of new instruments & music technology. Featuring circuit-bent toys, custom software and patches, interactive digital & visual instruments, custom electronics, electricity-powered noisemakers, DIY robots and new acoustic instruments. And it’s open to everyone from hard-core hackers & newcomers to music lovers who want to learn about the DIY music scene.

New from Handmade Music Night: Open Lab, AugustĀ 20th

6 to 10:30 p, 7:30 p Featured Guest, All night: lots of surprises, noisy, working, not working - the lot.

Our workshop is now your workshop. In addition to our regular Handmade Music science fair - sonic party series, we’re now offering open lab events during which people can bring hardware and software projects to work on. Whether you’re an absolute beginner trying out a new kit for the first time or an advanced programmer or hardware maker, it’s an open space in which you can spend several hours getting something accomplished. Get that fuzzy synth / strange noisemaker ready to make a racket at a Handmade Music event!

Bring your work and any tools or cables you may need. We’ll provide space, power, and inspiration and ideas from other like-minded DIYers, experienced and newbie alike.

Dreams That Money Can’t Buy

Tuesday, July 28th, 2009

film/sound/text project featuring dissimilitude a film/sound installation by ryszard dabek and groeten uit zandvoort a text/object by i.j.oog. The installation features a new moving image work shot on Super 8 in Newcastle and a live from hard-disc sound composition based on site recordings. If you find yourself in Newcastle you know where to go…

Opening 5pm Saturday August 1
Then open saturdays 10-5 until August 22.
Silkhouse Art Projects
Shop 1 200 Hunter st