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8BitMixtapeNEO with Marc Dusseiller

23 touko 2019 12:00 — 18:00

8BitMixtapeNEO with Marc Dusseiller is a session for 10 participants, the participation fee is 80€, which includes materials and your own 8BitMixtapeNEO kit. You can register for the workshop through our Eventbrite page.

 

About the Workshop

 

The 8BitMixtapeNEO is a lo-fi 8Bit synthesizer based on the Arduino-compatible ATTINY85, featuring 2 Pots, 2 Buttons and 8 addressable RGB Neo-pixels. The key feature of the new 8BitMixtapeNEO is the easiness of uploading new codes using an audio communication protocol, means just playing a .wav sound file from your computer/smartphone (or walkman). An introductory video can be found here.

 

About the Artist

 

Dr. Marc R. Dusseiller is a transdisciplinary scholar, lecturer for micro- and nanotechnology, cultural facilitator and artist. He works in an integral way to combine science, art and education. He performs DIY (do-it-yourself) workshops in lo-fi electronics, hardware hacking, microscopy, music and robotics. He was co-organizing Dock18, Room for Mediacultures, diy* festival (Zürich, Switzerland), KIBLIX 2011 (Maribor, Slovenia), workshops for artists, schools and children as the former president (2008-12) of the Swiss Mechatronic Art Society, SGMK. In collaboration with Kapelica Gallery, he has started the BioTehna Lab in Ljubljana (2012 - 2013), an open platform for interdisciplinary and artistic research on life sciences. Currently, he is developing means to perform bio- and nanotechnology research and dissemination (Hackteria | Open Source Biological Art) in a DIY fashion in kitchens, ateliers and in developing countries.