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Performance At The Basement Gallery 8/10/12

Last month I had a solo show at the Basement Gallery in Oakland where I gave a quick performance of my EBow string piece. The show was tons of fun and I look forward to doing more performances. Thanks to … Continue reading

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Solo Show & Performance At The Basement Gallery

Anja Ulfeldt over at the Basement Gallery in Oakland has graciously offered me a show this coming August. Not only will it be my first solo show, I will also be performing for the first time ever. It’s OK, I’m not nervous. Details … Continue reading

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Heading To London For The Beam Festival

I am very excited to announce that my recent string piece, Tones, was accepted into the 2012 Beam Festival hosted by Brunel University, Uxbridge. The festival is dedicated to the physical nature and live performance of electronic music. From their web site – … Continue reading

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More Press For the ArtGameLab at SFMOMA

The Tech Hive Beta Blog posted this yesterday about the ArtGameLab currently on exhibit at San Francisco Museum of Modern Art. My friend and collaborator Sudhu Twari and I, along with three others, answered a call from the SFMOMA to … Continue reading

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SFMOMA’s ArtGameLab

Last summer SFMOMA  sent an open call out to Bay Area game designers, experience designers and conceptual artists.  They asked for inventive but low-cost ideas for games SFMOMA’s visitors can play in the galleries and other public spaces of the … Continue reading

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MFA Thesis Talk 2011 – Part 1

Each year all of the finishing grad students at SFSU give a brief public talk about the work they made. Here is mine: MFA Thesis Talk 2011 from Benjamin Carpenter on Vimeo. Sharing Is Caring

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4 Bits Of Good News This Week At Backbone

1.  My MFA show’s review in the Chronicle. 2. I got three pieces into a weird show at SF City Hall. Reception: FRIDAY, May 20th 5:00 – 8:00PM Dates: May 20 – Aug 19, 2011 3. Finished Grad School. 4. … Continue reading

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Installation of Population Flow

Last Saturday was the opening for my thesis show. The piece I am exhibiting is a sculptural installation that expresses the growth of our population through sound. The installation will be up until may 12th @ The Fine Arts Gallery … Continue reading

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MFA Thesis Show – 2011

For the past three years I have been working through an MFA program at San Francisco State University. Come see the results next Saturday – April 23rd at the Fine Arts Building, Room 238, SF State University 1600 Holloway Ave, … Continue reading

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Backbone & AKA @ Open MAKE @ The Exploratorium Sat 19th

Come See the kinetic piece Higher and many other cool projects from the Applied Kinetic Arts group this Saturday (the 19th) at the Open MAKE show hosted by Exploratorium in San Francisco. A collaboration between the Exploratorium, MAKE Magazine, and … Continue reading

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