Mirage Men at dorkbot #75, 15 July 2011

dorkbotlondon #75

When:
19:00-22:00, 15 July 2011
Where:
Victoria & Albert Museum, Cromwell Road, London, SW7 2RL (directions below)

Featuring the scientific and slightly irrational…

  • Automatically generating dubstep – Dan Stowell
  • e-Material Girl – Rain Ashford
    some examples of my adventures exploring wearable technology & electronic art using microcontrollers, sensors & e-textiles
  • Persuading global brands to Open Source – Joel Gethin Lewis
    Joel is going to talk about his experiences with Coca Cola, and persuading them to embrace Open Source in their recent 24 hour music project
  • Flying Saucers are (almost) Real! – Dreaming the Future from 1716 to the Present – Mark Pilkington
    Mark Pilkington, author of ‘Mirage Men: A Journey in Disinformation, Paranoia and UFOs’, presents a true history of human attempts to build flying saucers.
  • Chrominoes – Mike Harrison

    By the way, Mike Harrison was behind this awesome UFO installation:

More at dorkbot

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Author of 'Mirage Men' & 'Far Out' and publisher/editor at Strange Attractor Press.
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