THIS WEDNESDAY: Dorkbot 48: Count Chipula Attacks!
Just a reminder that the next installment in your favorite monthly dork gathering is around the corner! Book your dogsitters and go ahead and add the pizza and beer to your Fitbit goals for the week! We've got four great presentations and a DJ to keep you entertained.
ALSO! If we reach 100 RSVPs on Facebook, we'll have special blinky treats for an even dozen lucky attendees.
DORKBOT 48 PRESENTS:
Clay Lilliard - is one of the four founding members of COLLABnART (http://www.collabnart.org/), and is here to make you "fall in love with the process" of making and showcasing killer art. COLLABnART has put together numerous events featuring interactive installations, screenprinting, live mural painting, live sculpting, video art projection, acro yoga and glass blowing, to name a few.
Mike Behrman of TXchip - the sound tsunami AKA DJ battle champion "The Mysterious H" has returned to Austin and is here to geek out about interfacing old sound chips, making hybrid synths, and homebrewing hardware and software instruments for your ears' delight. Check out other TXchip artists and events at: http://txchipmusic.com/
Mickey Delp - the chief inventor behind Delptronics talks to us about his interface design showcased at Fantastic Arcade. Delp's customized surface for the arcade version of the video game Panoramical was the buzz of this year's event. The Alamo Drafthouse described the experience as "creating instant compositions of audio and form, mountains rising and boiling away, clouds making way for stars and black rain." http://delptronics.com/
Greg Cerveny - loves open source and DIY music technology. So he's here to share his sliders, buttons, and knobs that make it easy to prototype new musical experiences. And a little of his vision for the future of DIY music tech. http://gregcerveny.com/
We'll also be giving away a 1-year subscription to the Adobe Creative Cloud app of your choice. Must be present to win!
DJ tunes provided by GANGWORMS - ONCE, A MAN SWALLOWED AN ENTIRE LIVING HORSE, WHO HAD HIMSELF SWALLOWED A GOOSE, WHO HAD SWALLOWED, ANGRILY, A LIVING WORM, SEVERAL OF THEM ACTUALLY, WHO EVENTUALLY TOOK OVER THE WHOLE CORPORATION.
ONCE THERE WAS A MAN BUT NOW NO LONGER IS THERE ANY MAN HE IS JUST A SACK OF WORMS.