8static 2D – September 2012

8static 2D
September 22nd, 2012

music:
Danimal Cannon (BUF)
Trey Frey (WV)
Oven Rake (SEA)

visuals:
Animal Style (PHL)

Pre-Show
The real-time rendering of game engines opens up possibilities for audiovisual performance. Game art duo Foci + Loci will present an examination of their work process in Little Big Planet 2 providing an opportunity for participants to collectively build and perform in a simulated environment.

Flickr Set:
http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157631686231660/

Oven Rake
Trey Frey
Danimal Cannon

8static 2C – August 2012

8static 2C
August 4th, 2012 

music:
Chipocrite (PHL)
Bright Primate (BOS)
Smiletron(TEN)

visuals:
CHiKA (NYC)

Pre-Show

Rhythm & Groove with LSDJ – Daniel Davis (an0va)

Flickr Set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157631041916158/

500px Set: http://500px.com/BenMasonPhoto/sets/8static_2c

smiletron
BR1GHT PR1MATE
Chipocrite

8static 2B @ PhilaMOCA

8static 2B July 14th, 2012

@ PhilaMOCA
music:
Bubblyfish (NYC)
Dain Saint (PHL)
Watabou (MI)

visuals:
Invaderbacca (NY)

Pre Show
Intro to Deflemask with The Dutchess

Flickr Set: http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157630808535010/

500px set: http://500px.com/BenMasonPhoto/sets/8static_2b

Watabou
Dain Saint
Bubblyfish

 

 

ERASERHOOD FOREVER: A David Lynch-themed celebration

ERASERHOOD FOREVER: A David Lynch-themed celebration @ philaMOCA

I went out to see a David Lynch inspired art event at PhilaMOCA, it was a packed out and missed some of the earlier events but got to see the performances of Void Vision and Full Blown Cherry. Along with this a Mural by Evan Cairo was painted on the side of PhilaMOCA!

flickr Set:

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157630698715086

500px Set:

http://500px.com/BenMasonPhoto/sets/eraserhood_forever

ERASERHOOD Mural by Evan Cairo
ERASERHOOD Mural by Evan Cairo
Full Blown Cherry
Void Vision
Void Vision

 

Full Blown Cherry
Full Blown Cherry

 

Baltimore Kinetic Sculpture Race 2012

Back in May I went down to the Baltimore Kinetic Sculpture race, it was another great race! The pace seemed to have picked in comparison to years past. My favorite sculpture was Loose Canon! You can find out more about this event at,

http://www.kineticbaltimore.com/

This years Flickr Set,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157630348983174/

Previous Years Photos

2010 -http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157624167740136/

2009 - http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157617704372492/

Loose Cannon
Rumspringa
El PLATYPUS

 

Blipfestival 2012 – Day 3

Blipfestival 2012 - Day 3 @ Gramercy Theater

Day 3 brought another amazing Blipfestival to a close! I had a amazing exhausting 3 days of great music, great visuals and great friends! There were performances by,

Burnkit2600 · NO CARRIER

deadbeatblast

FlashHeart · enso

Danimal Cannon · CHiKA

Monodeer · Batsly Adams

Infinity Shred · Jean Y. Kim

Dr. Von Pnok · Chromacle

MisfitChris · enso

Full Blipfestival Flickr set at,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157629939248474

deadbeatblast
FlashHeart
Danimal Cannon
Infinity Shred

 

 

 

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Blipfestival 2012 – Day 2

Blipfestival 2012 - Day 2 @ Gramercy Theater

: | kREW · mikrosopht & the p.irateship (guest visualist)
Wizwars· Jean Y. Kim
Kris Keyser · enso
Pulselooper · Chromacle
Bit Shifter · Batsly Adams
Omodaka
Graffiti Monsters · NO CARRIER
Radlib · CHiKA

I also took pictures of the Chiptography Book launch party

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157629919520704/

Full Blipfestival Flickr set at,
http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157629921241146/

 

Kris Keyser
Graffiti Monsters
Omodaka

Blipfestival 2012 – Day 1

Blipfestival 2012 - Day 1@ Gramercy Theater

I had an awesome first night at blipfestival saw music and visuals from all the following amazing artists, and it was was only day 1!

exileFaker · Batsly Adams

shitbird · enso

Zen Albatross · Chromacle

Chipocrite · CHiKA

minusbaby y Su 8-Hit Combo · mikrosopht & the p.irateship (guest visualist)

Nullsleep · NO CARRIER

Kodek · Jean Y. Kim

George & Jonathan

My full (~90 image!) Flickr Set is at,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157629907571074/

minusbaby
Zen Albatross
The crowd during Chipocrite
George and Jonathan

 

8static 29 – May 19 2012

8static 29
May 19th, 2012

7:00pm

music:
Minusbaby (NYC) (with a surprise appearance with an0va and Chipocrite)
Bubblegum Octopus(NJ)
Chip’s Challenge (NY)
visuals:
VBLANK (PA)

Pre Show

This month’s workshop features Marjorie Becker, also known as Chiptography! She’ll be giving a presentation about her years experience documenting chip music performances as the Blip Festival’s unofficial photographer. She’ll also have copies of her first photography book, Blip Festival | New York City | Five Years available for pre-order!

More info about the Event at

8static.com

Full Flickr Set at,

http://www.flickr.com/photos/su1droot/sets/72157629892497066/

Chip's Challenge
Bubblegum Octopus

 

minusbaby with an0va and Chipocrite