[Aug 28 – Oct 31] Women’s Labor: Embedded Iron by Jocelyn Ho with Margaret Schedel, Robert Cosgrove and Omkar Bhatt

A feminist activist project, Women’s Labor repurposes domestic tools to become new musical instruments. Using embedded technologies, these domestic-tools-turned instruments are explored in interactive installations, commissioned compositions, and performances. Traditionally relegated to the private sphere, we interrogate domesticity through public engagement and performative spectacle. The new instruments are based on… Continue reading

[May 19] Bass & Electronics by Mike Bullock

A live improvisation integrating contrabass, field recordings, and synthesis. Mike is a resident at Harvestworks this year designing and building a Wave Field Synthesis (WFS) system that will be portable and flexible.  Join us at: Twitch.TV/harvestworks  Note: to chat with Mike, you need to have a twitch account. Watch performance… Continue reading

[Mar 23,24] Vector Synthesis Workshop: Sold out

The Vector Synthesis workshop investigates the direct relationship between sound+image. Participants will learn how to draw Lissajous figures, render simple two- and three-dimensional shapes, and process photographs and video into vector artwork. These vector shapes can be displayed on oscilloscopes, Vectrex consoles, and ILDA laser displays using audio signals which… Continue reading

Let’s Be Friends! Donate To Harvestworks

Yes – I would like to support Harvestworks’ adventurous projects in art and technology! Pick your color level and donate ONLINE! $100: REGULAR: Artist level donation (includes a free one-year membership) $150: BLUE: Our thanks to you is the NEW Early Immersive Music of Joan La Barbara BluRay and CD Set. $300: YELLOW: Our… Continue reading

Walkie Talkie Dream Garden by Dafna Naphtali

Walkie Talkie Dream Garden is an interactive sound-walk composition for the Williamsburg waterfront, heard via a free iOS/Android app with U-Gruve Audio Augmented-Reality by Richard Rodkin. Geo-tagged audio recorded on-site and electroacoustic vignettes, are triggered/altered by GPS locations of listeners. From the former Domino Sugar factory to Bushwick inlet, Kent… Continue reading

2018 Artists in Residence

The Harvestworks New Works is pleased to announce our 2018 recipients. The recipients are commissioned to create a new work in the Harvestworks TEAM (Technology, Engineering, Art and Music) Lab. The applications were reviewed by Composer-Performer/Sound Artist Christina Campanella, Artist/ Director, DiMoDA Alfredo Salazar-Caro with Artist/Technical consultant Matthew Ostrowski. Beth… Continue reading