Sample-Studios Annual Christmas Show with Nexus Cork Hackerspace & Sample Christmas Bash
5PM-Lectures in TACTIC Auditorium
7PM-Exhibition opening TACTIC Gallery
9PM till Late-Sample Christmas Bash @ The Beggerman
TACTIC Gallery, 3rd Floor, Sample-Studios, Sullivans Quay
You are cordially invited to this years Sample-Studios Christmas Show featuring work from the members of Nexus Cork Hackerspace. This exhibition will showcase the diverse nature of the group presenting works in game design, synthetic biology, 3D printing and mapping.
Nexus Cork is a Makerspace situated on the fourth floor of Sample-Studios. They study and tinker with technology, information, and culture.
From 5 to 7 the auditorium will present a series of lectures featuring among others:
Cathal Garvey of Forma Bio Labs: Introduction to synthetic biology
Shane Marks: Introdution to Hackerspace
Will Knott: Introduction to DEV Talks
Live demo on the night from 7pm: Come and demo Necrosoft Games new game in development, 'Gunsport', with Shane Marks in the TACTIC Gallery. Test your skills on this “cyber punk beach vollyball game with guns”! Also exhibited will be concept art from Necrosofts Games other games such as 'Oh Deer' and 'Magicops' (magical girls police force puzzle game!)
As well as this discover Cork city anew on the night through Viewsion's interactive 3D rendering of the city centre. Also presented in the gallery will be a miread of Makerspace objects and projects!
To top off the night all are welcome to the Sample Christmas Bash in The Beggerman, Gillabby Street! Make sure to come along and see some new faces and have a chinwag with the old faces too. Feel free to invite friends. There will be yummy grub by La Dolce Vita, vinyl tunes by our very on DJ Robin with projected live visuals from Sample-Studios members, including possible works from Dervla Baker, Tom Doig and David O Mathúna on the night.
Christmas jumpers and Santa hats optional but very much encouraged.