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Vector Festival 2015

By admin Published February 13, 2015

Vector Festival returns! As a Festival Partner and Exhibition Sponsor, InterAccess will be buzzing with activity next week in and around the 2015 Vector programming. 

Call for applications: Emerging Curator (Internship)

By ia Published January 21, 2015

Since 2001, InterAccess' annual Emerging Artist Exhibition has showcased new media work by young, emerging artists.

Join Us for Our First Exhibition Opening of the New Year

By mitchellfchan Published December 17, 2014

InterAccess' first exhibition of 2015 is "Never Drink Flood Water" by Connor Olthuis, this year's recipient of the InterAccess Media Arts Award.The opening reception for the exhibition is Friday, January 9th, from 7-9PM. Connor Olthuis will be in attendance. Please join us in kicking off another great year at IA!

Swift Is Here

By mitchellfchan Published October 24, 2014

Create iOS apps and learn Swift (the stylish new coding language everyone's talking about)

Intentionality And The Preservation Of Art

By Admin Published October 2, 2014

What is the role that artistic intention plays in the preservation of art? Visiting curator Rebecca Uchill expands on this question.

Mean Time To Upgrade Opens September 19

By ia Published September 5, 2014

Join us in the gallery for the opening reception of our fall exhibition.

Waking the Machines: Assistive Technologies and Prosthetic Agency

By ia Published August 6, 2014

Join us for a special off-site event on assistive technologies and prosthetic agency led by Sara Hendren

Who doesn't love a road trip?

By ia Published August 6, 2014

InterAccess joins Sunday Drive Art Projects in bringing contemporary art outside the city to the village of Warkworth.

InterAccess Brunch Series 03: Assent

By ia Published July 23, 2014

A virtual history trip to 1970s Chile using Oculus Rift.

Open Studio, 7-10PM

By ia Published July 12, 2014

Last week in Open Studio we did so many things you won't believe it... 

InterAccess Brunch Series

By ia Published June 24, 2014

Join us for catered food, coffee and conversation between international artists and local moderators as part of our new brunch series. 

Do you have a technological obsolescence problem?

By ia Published June 10, 2014

Call for Artworks in Existential Crisis
Deadline: July 4, 2014Towards exhibitions and events on the topic of preservation and new media art practices this Fall, InterAccess is calling for cases of artworks that are on the verge of technological obsolescence.

Next Week: Artemis Night Open Studio

By ia Published May 29, 2014

Just a reminder: next Wednesday is the first Wednesday of the month, which means Artemis night in Open Studio! Reserve a spot on the bridge of the TSN InterAccess.On Artemis night, we do all the usual Open Studio stuff, like working on art and troubleshooting your projects, but we're also pretending we're in space. Get it?Come by between 7 and 10PM. Bring projects or problems, questions or curiosity. Always free. Redshirts welcome.

Computer Vision with OpenFrameworks

By ia Published May 20, 2014

In the second of our three-part workshop on computer vision in OpenFrameworks, instructor Adam Carlucci leads us through the computer vision toolkit packaged with Open Frameworks' ofxCv library.This workshop is sold out! Stay tuned for more coding workshops coming up this summer.

Open Studio, 7-10PM

By ia Published May 14, 2014

In last week's open  studio:Luis is building a 909 drum machinePhil is working on his Korg Rhythm 55BWHO WON?!?!Other stuff happened too, and we learned lots of cool stuff about new LED array modules, but you'll never know if ou don't show up. Come by betwenn 7 and 10PM. Bring projects or problems, questions or curiosity. Always free.

Open Studio, 7-10PM

By ia Published May 8, 2014

 In Last Week's Open Studio:We Played Artemis and it was awesome. (Thanks Chris!) We had a small crew, but a large audience, and I think we put on a good show for them. The next Artemis night is the first Wednesday in June!Some of the good folks from NAISA were in working on interactive sound projects in Max.Random Project Help Requests: Hardware and software for multi-channel audio installations.

Call For Workshop Instructors

By ia Published May 8, 2014

InterAccess is seeking workshop proposals from members of the art and technology communities for our Summer/Fall 2014 Education Programming. In recent years, our workshops have focused on building skills in contemporary new media art techniques including electronics, robotics, microcontrollers, and creative coding. For a larger list of recent programming, see InterAccess’ past events here [ ]. InterAccess aims to to offer educational programming that is timely, relevant, comprehensive, and delivered by excellent instructors.

Toronto Star lists CURTAINS among Images Festival standouts

By ia Published April 10, 2014

...A video installation that orders space as well as images, Lucy Raven’s layered work unfurls on multiple screens and in three dimensions, creating an unease that goes beyond the visual.Its nominal subject matter, the exporting of labour in the animation industry offshore to places like India and China, has much broader reach than the film industry on which she’s focused, and that’s the point. Digital sweatshops a world away strip the magic from the artifice of the industry and lay bare a broader dialogue about global capitalism’s fraught endgame.

Goings On About Town: Wearables!

By admin Published April 10, 2014

There are a bunch of upcoming events in the wearables community for all you e-textiles types and circuit-curious.Tuesday January 28th, 7-9pm: Toronto Wearables Meetup rings in the new year with guest speakers sharing their work in generative design and textiles, and design-it-yourself eyewear.  For more info and to RSVP, please visit:
Wednesday, 7-10PM: Wearables Open Studio! In addition to our regular colorful cast here at InterAccess, Erin Lewis joins us to direct some wearables-specific projects.