Last week we hosted a day long workshop on Open Source Circular Economy led by Erica Purvis - people from a wide range of disciplines came together to develop practical ways of integrating the circular economy model into community spaces. Very useful for us as a makerspace which is on its way to being the most sustainable it can be!
Starting 15th June Machines Room is hosting classes on Blender - an extremely useful, open source software which can be used in all kinds of fabrication and animation! Book tickets here!
We are very excited to be hosting Processing Playground course - come learn a really cool multi-use coding programme for anyone with a visual mind - book tickets here!
OPEN CALL: Free Professional Development Programme for London-based creatives
LONDON CREATIVE NETWORK is a new development programme for creative practitioners in London, run by SPACE, with Cockpit Arts, Four Corners and Photofusion.
Cockpit Arts will support designer-makers through a rolling programme to develop new processes, products and services, underpinned by business skills and leading to a more sustainable practice. The programme will cater for all types of craft practices – from batch producers to artist-makers.
Four Corners will support photographers to develop their practice through a programme of…
Location: Machines Room, 45, Vyner Street, Hackney, London, E2 9DQ
Thomas Ermacora (Chair), editor of Recoded City: Co-Creating Urban Futures
Lucy Bullivant, editor of Recoded City: Co-Creating Urban Futures
Clementine Blakemore, WORKSHOP architecture
Alastair Parvin, WikiHouse
Petra Havelska and Igor Marko, Marko & Placemakers
Beyond the Pages are MoA ‘live book’ events, they are opportunities for contributors to edited volumes to present projects to an audience, releasing ideas beyond the confines of the printed image or the written word.
Join us for the next Precious Plastic meetup, where we will set in motion the next phase of sourcing and building our very own plastic recycling system! Check out the inspiration, get involved and follow our progress!
1st June 6:30pm
The Dr Bike programme, part of Life Cycle UK, is visiting Machines Room - we will be hosting an experienced mechanic who will check over bikes and make simple repairs and adjustments to ensure they are in good working order, for FREE! Bring your bike!
1st June 5-8pm
Maker Library Resident Workshop: Mechanical Lamps
Join March's Maker-In-Residence Matt Gilbert at Machines Room to create (and keep!) lamps using his unique scissor structure technique.
All materials included in the cost of the ticket.
WHEN Wednesday, 18 May 2016 from 18:00 to 21:00 (BST)
WHERE Machines Room - 45 Vyner Street, London, E2 9DQ
Do you have an inspiring project that creates impact through making or asks questions about processes of manufacturing... Machines Room is building a community of resident makers:
There are 3 residencies to apply for:
Katrine Ugelstad Spilling made these beautiful lightboxes on the laser cutter for her Chelsea College of Arts degree show: http://chelseadegreeshow.com/ba-fine-art/katrine-ugelstad-spilling/…
Only one spot left on Wednesday's workshop: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/maker-library-resident-workshop-mechanical-lamps-tickets-25170814584…
one ticket left for Wednesday evening's lamp making workshop. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/maker-library-resident-workshop-mechanical-lamps-tickets-25170814584…
Residency opportunity deadline tomorrow for anyone who wants to play around with 3d printers, and CNC machines: http://machinesroom.org/Blog/maker-in-residence-deadline-tomorrow…
Create (and keep!) lamps using Matt Gilbert's unique scissor structure technique: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/maker-library-resident-workshop-mechanical-lamps-tickets-25170814584…
Do you have an inspiring project that creates impact through making or asks questions about processes of manufacturing... Machines Room is building a community of resident makers, there are 3 residencies to apply for:…
Learn about Internet of Things! https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/internet-of-things-workshops-tickets-24682425800?ref=ebtn…