On Sep30/Oct1, GRL Germany was honoured to take part in Makerplatz, a public celebration of the d.i.y. maker culture centred around Moritzplatz in Berlin.
From September 26th to 30th 2011 several members of GRL Germany had the chance to be part of this years International Urban Art Festival “Sexto Asalto“!
Based in the City of Zaragoza in central Spain, graffiti artists from all over Europe and Spain were invited to do walls in the old-town. Graffiti Research Lab Germany was represented with a talk, two workshops (Creative Code and GML) a hand full of mushroom Throwies, the launch of bombIR 2.0 and of course a night out with blitzTag. Here some video from a truly inspiring, busy and VERY sunny week!
Graffiti Research Lab Germany just turned One !!!
gif’s are from here
(image taken from here)
Notice is hereby given to all members, collaborators, would-be collaborators, fans, writers, coders, hackers, artists, rebels, 99-percenters…
Graffiti Research Lab Germany has recently completed its inaugural year of operations, and as such will be holding its 2011 Annual General Meeting. The details of the meeting are as follows:
Date: 11.11.11 | Friday, Nov. 11th
Venue: Platoon, Alte Schönhauser Straße 3
The agenda for the meeting will be as follows:
Welcome and Opening Remarks from GRLG
Software Programmer’s Annual General Report
Amendments to proposed activities in 2012
Election of core collaborators for 2012
blitzTag Mitte + party
We promise it will be more fun that this:
GRL Germany is participating in Makerplatz and the People in Beta Festival this weekend. Details of our activities below.
Mushroom Throwies | Saturday Oct 1 13:00 + | Planet Modulor Hof (U-bahn Moritzplatz)
Pilz throwies are small textile objects with magnets which can be thrown onto ferro metallic surfaces in and out of reach. This workshop will give you the chance to learn how to sew your own mushroom-shaped yarn throwie. Plant it public space as a soft graffiti intervention!
Light Rider & blitzTag | Saturday Oct 1 | 20:00 + | Moritzplatz area
GRL Germany will bring our mobile projection unit, the Light Rider, to Makerplatz, and light up the walls with laser-based digital graffiti. Connecting the various spaces of the Makerplatz and People in Beta Festival, we’ll provide interactive, light-based options to transform these spaces, allowing the public to use the city as their canvas.
These events are part of Makerplatz & the People in Beta Festival
Yarn throwies are small textile objects with magnets which can be thrown to ferro metallic surfaces in and out of reach. This workshop will give you the chance to learn how to sew your own mushroom-shaped yarn throwie. Take it home or well plant it public space as a soft graffiti intervention!
All required maretials and tools will be provided. Suitable for sewing-beginners as well as advanced textile hackers!
Workshop: September 8th, 7pm – 11pm, Open Design City
Workshop fee: 6 – 9 Euro
Questions? Mail Semi!
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yo to the yoes…
we’ve been seeing your Google searches, all impatient and stuff, wondering about the guerilla projections this Friday… well, here it is…
Our First Wall, at Karl-Marx Stasse and Weichselstrasse… we will be there by 11pm at the latest!
and the route to the 2nd (and possibly 3rd) walls…
As always, find us on out Twitter for updates…