[Nov 28th] Newsletter

Happenings This Week!

Wednesday Nov 30th 2016 @ 6 – 10 pm DECIPHERING RANDOMNESS Workshop by Robert Lisek

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Creativity and the search for original solutions, creative coding, building of new compositions, performances and prototypes, requires the extension of intellectual tools, including the replacement of simple generative techniques with probabilistic methods as well as with methods related with randomness. Robert B. LISEK is an artist, mathematician and composer who focuses on systems and processes (computational, biological, social).

Register Here $80 / $75 members. Scholarships are available, please contact carolp[at]harvestworks.org


Wednesday Nov. 30th @ 4 pm Demo by Hansi Raber of The OsciStudio FREE


The OsciStudio, is an “oscilloscope music” synthesizer, a musical genre that does not (yet) really exist. Special stereo waveforms appear as geometric shapes when viewed in an x-y plot such as an oscilloscope, an etch-a-sketch or a vector scope. Check out OsciStudioWebsite.

Hans’ projects revolve around combinations of programming and mathematics, with a focus on the crossing point between the visible and the audible.


Thursday December 1st at 8 pm Ear to the Earth presents Thin Air

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Harvestworks Chief Engineer Paul Geluso and composer Lars Graugaard explore the unique sounds of the 3D Sound Object at the WhiteBox Sound Lab, 329 Broome Street New York. $10



Announcing the 2017 Harvestworks Artist in Residence Call for Proposals. DEADLINE: JAN 4, 2017. Applications are here! Info sessions will be held at Harvestworks on Friday December 9th and Wednesday December 21st at 4:30 pm.


Clockwise from upper left: Tommy Martinez, Martha Mooke, Paul Geluso and Morton Subotnick


Studio News

We mourn the loss of electronic music pioneer Pauline Oliveros who died this week at the age of 84. Listen to her composition called TIME on Tellus #27.


Pauline with Electric Kulintang NYEAF 2013

New Workspace Resident
Welcome to Michael Byron, our new workspace resident who is creating a work for Lisa Moore to perform in a special program, The Pleasures of Being Lost, curated by John Luther Adams at Symphony Space in May 2017.


photo of Michael Byron by Eva Soltes

New Sponsored Projects
Harvestworks is looking forward to working with Joseph Morris, Hans Tammen, Christina Campanella and David Simons on new projects funded by the New York State Council on the Arts in co-operation with the with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.


Still from Keep Your Electric Eye on Me by AIR Lauren Petty and Shaun Irons

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Harvestworks’ mission is to present experimental sound and visual artworks created in collaboration with our Technology, Engineering, Art and Music (TEAM) Lab. The Harvestworks T.E.A.M Lab supports the creation of art works achieved through the use of new and evolving technologies and provides an environment for experimentation with project consultants, technicians, instructors and innovative practitioners in all branches of the electronic arts. Our programs are made possible with funds from New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, the National Endowment for the Arts, the NYC Dept. of Cultural Affairs, mediaThe foundation, Lily Auchincloss Foundation, Materials for the Arts, Jerome Foundation, The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Art, the Edwards Foundation Arts Fund, the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, Tokio Marine Nichido, James E. Robison Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, New Music USA’s Impact Fund, and the Friends of Harvestworks.

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