The Blue Bus Mobile Media Lab: Digital humanities with the Museum of the Moving Image
The Blue Bus Project will host a series of 4 hands on media workshops for children and adults to bring technology innovation to local communities. Participants will be invited to submit their media creations into a completion to be featured at the Museum of Moving Image ( MOMI)
The workshops will be led by 4 media artists in 4 neighborhoods in Queens in partnership with local non profit organizations and the Museum of Moving Image ( MOMI)
Artists: Lavender Suárez, Ahmed El Shaer, Steve Cossman, Mala Kumar and Kamran Shararay
Neighborohoods: Corona, Jackson Heights, Long Island City, Far Rockaway.
Partners include: Jacob Riis Settlement House, Emerald Isle Immigration Center, New York Hall of Science,and Friends of the Beach 59th Street Playground Association.
Final Screening will be at Museum of the Moving Image (MOMI)
This workshop is free with RSVP. Please complete this form to register.
This program is made possible (in part) by the Queens Council on the Arts with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, with additional support from Citizens Committee for New York City.
Workshop date/Location/time :
May 16 @ 34th Ave Open Street in Jackson Heights between 93/94th street 2-6pm
May 21 @Jacob Riis Settlement House 3-6pm
June 4 @ New York Hall of Science 1-5 pm
June 6 @ Friends of the Beach 59th Street Playground 1-5pm
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FIELD RECORDING WORKSHOP & SOUND BATH with Lavender Suarez
Sunday May 16, 2-6 PM
34th Ave Open Street in Jackson Heights between 93 and 94th streets
with Steve Cossman of MONO NO AWARE
Friday, June 4, 2:00 PM
Parking Lot of New York Hall of Science (47-01 111th St)
with Kamran Shahraray and Mala Kumar
Friday, May 21, 3-5:30 PM
Jacb A.Riis Settlement House
with Ahmed El Shaer
Friday, Sunday June 6th, 1-3 PM
Beach 59th Street Playground