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Open Lecture and Workshop Presentation – Welcome all!


Hackers & Designers (NL)


w/ James Bryan Graves (hacker) and Anja Groten (designer)


Friday 13.12.2019

Väre P107 (VCD homebase)



During their talks Anja & James will discuss what role instant/live/exposed coding and designing take in their different practices.


The talks will be followed by a presentation of the Live Hacks workshop results manifested in a collaborative live coding performance, in which the workshop participants will show off their newly obtained coding, design and improvisation skills!