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listen with your eyes and look with your ears

Detail of 'Object Scores' interactive sound installation, 2007. Image by Jean-Marc Stefani

Wednesday 25th March 2009, 7-9pm.
CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD


Kirsty Stansfield and Aby Vulliamy invited the audience to take part in a discussion and workshop exploring forms of listening. The workshop involved simple exercises aimed at heightening awareness of small sounds and silence. These were interspersed with informal discussion and short presentations on elements of Kirsty’s artistic practice.

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Matt Hulse’s FilmCraft Weekend

Dummy Jim (2008)

30th January to 1st February 2009
Dovecot, 10 Infirmary Street, Edinburgh, EH1 1LT

Alt-w awardee Matt Hulse has been commissioned by IC:Innovative Craft to curate a series of events and screenings that will explore, in an open-ended way, a range of possible relationships between craft and the moving image, with a particular emphasis on textiles.

Matt is drawing on almost two decades of practice as a film maker and visual artist, several years as a film educator, and even a few as a printed textile designer. He promises to bring an informed and unique perspective, his aim being to inspire, inform, challenge – and entertain.

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Sunday Sundae


Sunday 15th February 2009, 2-3pm. £6 | £5
CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow G2 3JD

As part of the Glasgow Film Festival, New Media Scotland proudly presents a programme of animation and live action with a focus on CGI. The films consider identity, communication, technology and love in modern times.

This unmissable assortment includes crisp motion graphics, the endearing story of a disorientated robot in Glasgow, a tale of a man turned mythical creature trying to relate to his son and a visually stunning but bittersweet romance.

Alt-w | Digital Play : Wendy McMurdo Collected Works 1995 - 2012

Wendy McMurdo, 'Avatar (i)', 2009.

Cycle 06 Alt-w Production Award -
Wendy McMurdo & Paul Holmes

28th June to 17th August 2014, Tues-Sun, 10am-5pm.
Street Level Photoworks, Trongate 103, Glasgow G1 5HD

Photographer Wendy McMurdo focuses on the relationship between technology and identity expressed through the images and ideas of childhood. She looks at the psychological world of children and young people, both as a protected space and, increasingly, as a ground for marketing wars and a prematurely forced adulthood.

Imagine 3D

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08|09 Alt-w R&D Award - Emma Tolmie

Thursday 20th August 2009, 6pm. FULLY BOOKED
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Emma Tolmie has mixed low-tech gadgetry and high-tech imagery to develop a heads-up display and unique digital content that re-imagines the concept of stereoscopic imaging in a retro-futuristic subversion of the experience and aesthetics of 3D film.

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Aeolia Stretch Bodies

R&D Award - Aeolia
Sarah Kettley


This project explores the nature of space and place and will examine the concept of a bodily connection with the land through sketch prototyping of stretch sensors in sculptural textiles.

A Million Lies; Once and Only Revealed After Death

A Million Lies; Once and Only Revealed After Death

08|09 Alt-w R&D Award - Alex Hetherington

Thursday 27th August 2009, 8pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

As part of Edinburgh Art Festival's Art Late event, we present a multi-channel video installation and performance which orchestrates exceedingly complex, abrasive and synchronised sets of ideas surrounding lies, imitation, deception, need, wealth, desire, belief, superstition and resources/means.

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Hello World

08|09 Alt-w R&D Award - Benjamin Dembroski

5th August to 5th September 2009, Wed-Sun, 10am-6pm.
Inspace, Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Project2891 is a system of devices, called nodes, which are capable of communicating with each other via the internet or other electronic means. All nodes exist individually as seperate artworks and also form elements a larger, networked installation.

The whole system is designed to be as modular as possible, allowing others to work with as much or as little of the components as they wish.

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08|09 Alt-w Production Award - Distance Lab
Tomoko Hayashi, Stefan Agamanolis & Matthew Karau

5th August to 5th September 2009, Wed-Sun, 10am-6pm.
Inspace, 1 Crichton Street, Edinburgh EH8 9AB

Mutsugoto is a prototype communication device intended for a bedroom environment. Mutsugto allows distant partners to communicate through the language of touch as expressed in light on the canvas of the human body.


Get your sticky fingers on the Edinburgh Art Festival
5th August to 5th September 2009

Explore the artworks using our interactive map. Plan your visit to the Edinburgh Art Festival and enjoy all that there is to see and do with your family and friends.

Be sure to pick up a pack of free stickers from Stills so you can try your hand at curating an exhibition, just download the StickerCurator instruction sheet below.

Hands up... and get ready to stick 'em!