Past Events

POSTPONED: Arduino Workshop (World Arduino Day)

POSTPONED: Arduino Workshop (World Arduino Day)

Sat, 21 Mar 2020, 13:00 - 16:00

Phoenix, Leicester

Coinciding with Arduino Day, we are hosting the next event in the series of Two Queens' Artist Development workshops. The session provides a beginner's introduction to Arduino as a tool for making interactive and connected artworks. The session will be run by award-winning Leicester-based digital artist Dr Sean Clark.

POSTPONED: CAS Meeting @ BCS London

POSTPONED: CAS Meeting @ BCS London

Thu, 19 Mar 2020, 18:00 - 20:00

BCS London, Moorgate

Join us at the new BCS London offices in Moorgate for an opportunity to find out more about the CAS50 Collection and the new Computer Arts Archive. Plus talks from Carla Rapoport form the Lumen Prize about their latest projects and Nick Lambert about the plans for the EVA30 conference and celebration.

Light Up Leicester

Light Up Leicester

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - Sun, 08 Mar 2020

Around Leicester

A new festival of illumination and connectivity, lighting up the city with a trail of interactive and playable artworks.

Light up Leicester centres around the theme of 'connectedness' encompassing interactive, playable and 'connected to the internet' artworks. A trail of seven light-based artworks will be placed around the city centre for you to discover, play with or simply enjoy.

In The Dark 2020 : Even Darker

In The Dark 2020 : Even Darker

Thu, 09 Jan 2020 - Sat, 11 Jan 2020

The Cello Factory, London

A group show in January with London Group members and friends including the Computer Arts Society and Flux Events. Interact's Sean Clark will be one of the exhibitors.

Interact'19 Live

Interact'19 Live

Fri, 20 Dec 2019, 18:00 - 22:30

LCB Depot, Leicester

Join us at the LCB Depot Lightbox Gallery in Leicester for an evening of live music and digital art. Interact'19 Live is the final event of this year's Interact exhibition and is taking place at the same time as the LCB's Last Friday food night. FREE Entry.

Computer Arts Society at BCS London 2.0

Computer Arts Society at BCS London 2.0

Tue, 17 Dec 2019, 18:00 - 21:00

BCS, London

Join the Computer Arts Society at the BCS London HQ for the exhibition of work from The CAS50 Collection.

Interact'19 Digital Open

Interact'19 Digital Open

Wed, 04 Dec 2019 - Fri, 20 Dec 2019

LCB Depot, Leicester

Following the success of last year's Interact'18 show, Interact Digital Arts is hosting another exhibition showcasing the work of digital artists based in Leicester and the area. Interact'19 features invited and submitted work and includes a live event on Friday 20th December. FREE.

Artists interested in being involved in the exhibition or event should contact seanc@interactdigitalarts.uk.

DS2 | Leicester XR: Virtual and Augmented Reality

DS2 | Leicester XR: Virtual and Augmented Reality

Sat, 19 Oct 2019, 11:00 - 17:00

Phoenix, Leicester

Join us at Phoenix for an opportunity to experience the latest Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality projects created in Leicester. Work on show will include projects by MBD, CATS are not PEAS, NSC Creative, Ben Fredericks, Leicester University, DeMontfort University and others. The event is being organised by Interact Digital Arts and Phoenix. FREE. If you are interested in being involved in the event please contact seanc@interactdigitalarts.uk.

DS2 | Design, Location and Place Identity

DS2 | Design, Location and Place Identity

Wed, 09 Oct 2019, 18:00 - 20:00

LCB Depot, Leicester

How does graphic design in the urban environment affect your sense of place? How is this changing through increased use of Augmented Reality technology? What new opportunities does this create for artists and designers? These questions and more will be discussed during this free session involving Dr Robert Harland from Loughborough University, Sean Clark from Interact Digital Arts and the directors of Graff.io Arts. There will also be the launch of Cuttlefish Mapps, a new locally-developed platform for distributing location-based content. FREE.

Event Two at the V&A Digital Design Weekend

Event Two at the V&A Digital Design Weekend

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - Sun, 22 Sep 2019

V&A, London

Interact Digital Arts is happy to be supporting an exhibition of artworks and materials from Event Two at this year's Digital Design Weekend at the V&A. Work on display with include artworks from the CAS50 Collection plus contributions from Flux Events artists.