Drones Day Friday 23 May
Friday 23 May is drones day At DEAF2014. Visit Het Nieuwe Instituut for a fully packed drones day with a Drone Salon seminar, a Drones Design workshop and drones Presentations and demonstrations.
Speakers: Malkit Shoshan, Ethel Baraona Pohl, Catherine Harwood, Matthew Stadler, Ruben Pater, Belkis Wille, Pieter Mink, Yael Messer and Liam Young.
This seminar, punctuated by demonstrations and presentations, will consist of five conversations between Malkit Shoshan, Ethel Baraona Pohl and experts in the field: military innovators, artists, drones pilots, NGO workers, philosophers and architects. The conversations will bring together multiple views, examples and projects on the spatial effects of the implementation of drones in war and in peace time.
Via an open call Het Nieuwe Instituut invited artists, designers and practitioners working in the field of drones and spatial issue, to present and demonstrate their work at DEAF2014. This seris of presentations and demonstrations, including a 'make yor own drone'workshop', is a continuation of the Drones seminar.
THE LINE-UP FOR THE AFTERNOON INCLUDES:
Liam Young - Electronic Countermeasures
Ruben Pater - Drone Survival Guide
Alejandro Sajgalik - Drone. Speculative Fictions in the Age of the Drone
Jacob Burns & Steffen Kraemer - Drones’ multiplying publics and forensic reconstruction
Daan Krijnen, Leiden University - AR drone face tracking
We will also show a compilation of video material from international artists and practitioners, including:
In this 2 hour workshop, facilitated by Unexpect (Emer Beamer) and Maarten Kip, we will share some of the latest designs and their uses by artists and activists. You can learn to fly a nano-copter or an FPV drone, it takes some practice. Also we will elaborate on what it takes to build your own drone.