Lunchtime Talk Summer Break

Fri 28 Jul 2017 13:00

We will be taking a break from the Lunchtime Talk and Open Studio Friday programme over the summer period, but we'll resume on Fri 8 Sept. We wish you all a good summer!

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Lunchtime Talk

Experimental psychology in Cinema using Mobile Technologies

Fri 14 Jul 2017 13:00

This talk will discuss how attention, immersion and engagement can be studied  within the cinema, using mobile technologies.

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Lunchtime Talk

Tactile Interfaces For Older People

Fri 7 Jul 2017 13:00

Studio resident Annie Lywood will introduce Bonnie Binary, an e-textile consultancy, working with industry to create bespoke costumes, objects and interactive fabrics for older people.

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Immersive Experiences Research: Briefing Event - Bristol

Tue 4 Jul 2017 9:00

This briefing event introduces the AHRC and EPSRC call for proposals for up to £75K to support early stage research partnerships exploring the creation of new immersive experiences

Lunchtime Talk

Inspiring Improvisation with Digital Games

Fri 30 Jun 2017 13:00

Alistair Aitcheson will talk about his playful installations, custom-made game hardware and interactive performances and explore how they encourage improvisation and creativity.

Lunchtime Talk

Ambient Presence: Exploring the effect of physical and virtual places on music.

Fri 23 Jun 2017 13:00

This talk will focus on the techniques used to realise the conceptual idea of music album 'Race to Zero'.

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Adaptive Narratives workshop - SOLD OUT

Thu 22 Jun 2017 15:00

BBC R&D have developed technology which allows stories to be adapted, a bit like a storyteller around a campfire. Join us to get hands on with these new tools.


Bristol & Guangzhou: Sister Cities

Mon 19 Jun 2017 18:00

Guangzhou, China, is one of several cities twinned with Bristol. Both have long trading histories. Both sit within hi-tech clusters. But their differences are pronounced. To begin with, Bristol's population is about 450,000 w...

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Lunchtime Talk

Can You Feel What I See? Towards Radical Translations Of Sign Language Arts.

Fri 16 Jun 2017 13:00

Kyra Pollitt will offer a glimpse into the world of sign language arts, and explain why translation may be preventing you from really appreciating the creative offerings of our Deaf communities.

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Searching For Non-Verbal Storytelling

Fri 9 Jun 2017 13:00

Borahm is a media artist on a studio residency from South Korea and hoping to develop scenarios and methods for non-verbal storytelling inspired by bringing together different languages and cultures.