Open LAB explores the wonderful world of creative electronics and programming. As a part of Northern Exposure and proudly hosted by Eugene Von Nagy, OpenLABs will be showcasing Shoppe Experimente! Featuring a range of artists exploring the weird and wonderful world of artistic inventions! OpenLABS is a monthly forum, based in Melbourne, dedicated to opensource and DIY technologies where artists, musicians, engineers, performers, and designers can come together and share their work and creative passions.
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234 High Street Northcote
Window display:
Modular..? Mobile..? In a mix of new and old DIY technologies, Richie Cyngler and Brad Hammond will allow street viewers to peer into an ever growing window display.
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234 High Street Northcote
"Shoppe Experimente"
Shoppe Experimente is an exhibition curated by OpenLABs. Featuring some of Melbourne's eclectic experimental electronic and new media artists, Shoppe Experimente will showcase a range of weird and wonderful art inventions that will surely bring the techno art geek out in everyone!
Exhibiting artists: Roger Alsop, Tara Cook, Mishka Nansi, Matt Refund, Vijay Thillaimuthu, Richie Cyngler and Ben Kolaitis

FRIDAY 19th JULY, 7pm
234 High Street Northcote
Opening Night Performance:
Celebrating the opening of Shoppe Experimente, OpenLABs will showcase a range of experimental sonic and visual artists that are making some truly amazing explorations in the realm of new and old technologies. Be prepared to see modular synth boutiques, circuit bent TV's, synthesisers controlled by plants and even some interactive visual madness. Come along, enjoy the show and meet some of the artists!

SATURDAY 20th JULY, 2:30pm to 4pm.
234 High Street Northcote
Come experience and participate in Kid NOISE! An experimental SOUND gig for KIDS of all ages where anyone can come and join in the exploration of sound. Who said kids should be quiet!?
Featuring: Todd Anderson-Kunert, Ceri Hann, Dale Nason, Jonathon Nokes, Richie Cyngler and Ben Kolaitis

SUNDAY 21st JULY, 2pm - 5pm
234 High Street Northcote
"My little Synth"
Come join Benjamin Kolaitis and Richie Cyngler from OpenLABS and learn to build your own mini Synthesiser. Build a simple oscillator and learn to control it using all sorts of weird and wonderful things like pot plants, light and even touch!! All you need is some imagination and enthusiasm!
Limited spots available please book your spot here: