DORKBOT 2016: Live Coding

22/05/2016 -
15:45 - 17:45
22/05/2016 -
18:15 - 20:15
22/05/2016 -
15:00 - 15:30
Unit 15, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan

Live coding is the art of making sound and visuals with computer code. Videotage has invited artist Shelly Knotts to bring us 2 workshops and 1 artist talk on this fascinating and futuristic art form, as the 2016 version of our annual festival - Dorkbot.

Dorkbot 2016 will be conducted in English.
Please bring your own laptop and headphone.


Intro to Live Coding
22 May (Sunday) - 15:45 - 17:45

This workshop takes you through the basics of live coding music in audio programming language SuperCollider. Learn how to set up a live coding session, programme basic synthesis techniques and make melodic and rhythmic loops with supercollider's pattern's library. We'll end the session with a mini music coding jam.

Collaborative Live Coding
22 May (Sunday) - 18:15 - 20:15

This workshop introduces participants to various softwares and practices for collaborative live coding. Softwares covered will include Republic, Extramuros and Gibber, and community practices including 'mexican roulette' will be explored. This is a hands on workshop which uses simple code examples to explore ways of practicing live coding in collaborative settings.


22 May (Sunday) - 15:00 - 15:30

Unit 15, Cattle Depot Artist Village, 63 Ma Tau Kok Road, To Kwa Wan

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