Workshop 3/11/14: Digital Cataloging and Archiving with Open Source Software

Tuesday March 11, 2014, 6:30--10pm workshop @ Eyebeam Center for Art and Technology in NYC. Register online here. Creating and managing digital archives, catalogs, online canadian pharmacy and collections is a growing concern as organizations seek to manage files and records, metadata-gather, and enable complex searches of their cultural production, ephemera,…

Political Art Lectures for 2014

I'm writing to share resources for teachers looking for a NYC-based field trips for classes on art/politics/sociology/archives, etc: INTERFERENCE ARCHIVE ON-SITE TOURS I recently began an appointment as the Resident Scholar at the Interference Archive [www.interferencearchive.org], a public archive of political art ephemera in Brooklyn. See a NY Times article…

FLOSS Audio Workshop

I'll be offering my Getting Your Voice Out There Workshop at Gabfestry August, 2013. This workshop covers: -- Getting a toolkit for lo-fi digital audio production. -- DIY & low-cost strategies. -- Using Audacity and other FLOSS softwares in general -- Recording Techniques. -- Finding copyright-free or copyleft samples. --…

On power

In preparation for the "Queer Power, Queer Vulnerability" talk I gave at the IVYQ conference last week, I've been thinking a lot about power... I think about it in many forms and am actually kind of obsessed. [caption id="attachment_185" align="alignleft" width="300"] Musical Power Notes, Feb 2013[/caption] I think about resistance,…