tarantula-watcher.jpg

a photo from one of ACTLab’s many interesting project

Dorkbot18 – ACTLab!

dorkbot-austin @ UT’s ACTLab
Wed. Nov 12th 2008 6:30-9:00pm (Presentations @ 7:00)

In this building:
http://www.utexas.edu/maps/main/buildings/cmb.html
On the 4th floor studio 4B aka the ACTLab.

Parking map:
http://www.utexas.edu/parking/maps/index.html
There are also major bus routes right in front of the building and a bike
rack right underneath. Parking at any grey city meter is free after
5:45pm

Presentations:

ACTLab Intro: A little back story and introduction of people working
with the ACTLab – UT’s new media initiative
http://www.actlab.utexas.edu/

Sandy Stone – Sandy’s Fan Club: A look into micro controllers and more

Cecy Correa – Presenting a preview of a documentary she is
working on about the actlab.

Joey Lopez – Studying Car Culture in Central Texas, learning to hack
in the backyard.

Other cool stuff from the ACTLab – steam punk projects, circuit bending
and more!

Dorkbot-austin is a regular meeting of artists (sound / image / movement /
whatever), hackers, designers, engineers, students and other interested
parties who are involved in the creation of electronic art (in the
broadest sense of the term).

http://www.dorkbotaustin.org

Dorkbot is, as always, a FREE event.