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Dorkbot2017 - Artbot Workshop, June 11

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Dorkbot2017 - Artbot Workshop, June 11

Presented by Videotage and MakerBay Date: Sunday June 11th or 25th 2017 Time: 3 PM - 5 PM Address: MakerBay, 16 Sze Shan Street, C1 Yau Tong Industrial Building Block 2, Yau Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong Age: +14. Kids can join but must be accompanied by an adult. Number of participants: 15 per session Prerequisites: Eagerness to learn. Basic understanding of electronics would be a plus. Language: English Fee: Free (the optional take home kit will cost HKD 80 per person) Tickets & register https://goo.gl/forms/Ihg7Qj75oC1ST6kf2 Combining the artistic and electronic backgrounds of Videotage and Makerbay alike, the class will focus...

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Talk: "Poetic Computation" by Zachary Lieberman, May 31st

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Talk: "Poetic Computation" by Zachary Lieberman, May 31st

It is an incredible privilege to have the impromptu visit of artist and coder, Zach Lieberman from the US in Hong Kong. For more than a decade he has been doing groundbreaking work merging arts and technologies. And you can get to see his latest work and meet him in person in the tiny MakerBay Central. Years ago, this work he did with his friends got me literally crying it was so good. I saw the Eyewriter for the first time in Ars Electronica, in Linz Austria in 2010. Just watch.  https://vimeo.com/6376466 A few months ago this other work of Zach popped...

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Let's Talk Bio! Science x Art Talk at MakerBay Central

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Let's Talk Bio! Science x Art Talk at MakerBay Central

It is our great honor to have Dr. Yun Wah Lam as our speaker in the Science x Art = Knowledge Revolution talk last week at MakerBay Central. This talk is one of the public lecture from the Let’s Talk Bio! series organised by DIY BIO Hong Kong at PMQ. This is the most popular talk among our previous talks so far. In the talk Dr. Lam shared his personal journey in the teaching of science to art students in CityU’s newly created bachelor programme of Art and Science (BAS). Illustrated by student projects, he also tell you why a dialogue between artists and...

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The Hope Makers - Prototype Presentation Day!

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The Hope Makers - Prototype Presentation Day!

MakerBay is delighted to partner with Hong Kong Broadband Network (HKBN) and HKBN Talent CSI Fund to host the Hope Makers program. This green tech competition challenges university students to develop an Internet of Things (IoT) solution to the waste problem facing Hong Kong. Students are equipped with knowledge and skills provided through training on design thinking, rapid prototyping and maker skills (laser cutting, woodworking, metalworking, CNC milling). After two months of hard work, they finally reached their first milestone - the presentation day. On May 27, 2017, six teams of participating students presented their ideas and prototypes in front...

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MakerBay "Maker Family" on "Harry Good neighbor"!

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MakerBay "Maker Family" on "Harry Good neighbor"!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PoBNc8F6sPY What a delight to see our favorite Maker Family on Hong Kong television on "Harry Good Neighbor"! Ken, Yvonne, Joe and Karen!          

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