• Berit Grienke and Alessandro Altavilla at our 2014 event in London

Sonic Pattern and the Textility of Code

Wed 17 Jun 2015 – Wed 17 Jun 2015 Access Space (open )
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A day of discussion at Electric Works, and evening of audiovisual performances at Access Space, as part of Sheffield Design Week.


Electric Works, Sheffield Digital Campus, Sheffield, S1 2BJ
10.30am – 5pm, Wednesday 17th June
Registration: pre-booking essential, via our website

This event is the second edition of an ongoing series of discussions titled “Sonic Pattern and the Textility of code”, exploring diverse viewpoints on weaving, knitting, live coding, mathematics, generative music and digital making. This second symposium will focus on code as live material, and material as coded form, exploring in new light thrown by artists and makers increasingly using code in their practice alongside other materials.

Evening performances

Access Space, 3-7 Sidney St, Sheffield, S1 4RG
7.30-10pm (end time TBC), Wednesday 17th June
Tickets: available soon from our website.

Exploring the sonic pattern theme through audiovisual evening performances, including new work from Paul Wolinski (65dos).

Sonic Pattern and the Textility of Code is co-curated by Karen Gaskill, Crafts Council, and Alex McLean, University of Leeds.

Made possible through funding and support from Crafts Council, the EPSRC Communities and Culture Network+ project “Inhabiting the Hack”, the AHRC Digital Transformations Weaving Codes, Coding Weaves project, and the support of Access Space, Electric Works, Danger Noise Audio and Sheffield Design Week.