Nyx, a noctournal invites you to celebrate the forthcoming launch party for Issue 7: Machines. Continuing our twice yearly journal of philosophy, art and cultural studies,this new issue is the biggest and most ambitious Nyx yet, featuring Bernard Stiegler, Luciana Parisi, Michael Taussig, Benjamin Noys and many more great writers and artists sharing their thoughts on things technological.
Alongside these literary and visual temptations Nyx, the goddess of night, will also be offering an evening of sensory explosions – live music, djs and visual installations from art collective The Chess Club, all on the theme of Machines. Plus your chance to get your copy of Nyx 7 at the special launch night price of £5. All this will be taking place in the abandoned cells of the Old Police Station in Deptford, London (2 mins walk from New Cross Station) on Friday the 1st of June.
Exhibits will include:
Nyx Magazine Launch + Space Sound Painting Machine (sculpture), Catharina C.Golebiowska
Judith Spangs interactive Light-Sound-Installation “Just Whistle” (tbc)
RoboCup – 3D Humanoid Soccer Simulation League
Bold Hearts is a RoboCup team from the University of Hertfordshire (UH), UK.
3D screen simulation
Drawing Machines – artist performances:
-Simon Schäfer – printing live performance
-Laura Kuch – drawing machine / installation
-Linda Antalova – drawing live performance
Plus in the main bar area live musical performance from The Sonic Manipulator, DJs, film screenings and various other attractions as yet to be decided.
Pre-launch barbecue in the courtyard of the Old Police Station from 4pm. Launch/Exhibition from 6pm to 11pm.
Entry is free.
All welcome! Please forward this to anyone you think might be interested.