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Monthly Buzz: 2019 Kick-off With Thomas Wing-Evans, creator of 80Hz

  • Cicada Innovations 4 Cornwallis Street Eveleigh NSW 2015 Australia (map)

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Cicada Innovations invites you to our monthly networking and drinks event: The Monthly Buzz.

What's the buzz this month? We are inviting the wider deep tech ecosystem to join us to kick off 2019 at this networking event.

We will be joined by a special guest designer, Thomas Wing-Evans who will help inspire the audience to think STEAM by discussing the creation of the experimental project for the State Library of New South Wales, 80Hz.

Designed in collaboration with the DX Lab, 80Hz takes paintings from the library’s collection and turns them into music.

About 80Hz:
80Hz is an experimental project for exploring the State Library of New South Wales catalogue through sound. Designed in collaboration with the DX Lab, 80Hz takes paintings from the library’s collection and turns them into music.

About Thomas Wing-Evans:  
Thomas Wing-Evans is a designer and architect based in Sydney delivering projects that bridge the gap between physical and digital. His work spans experimental architecture, research-driven installations, photographic expeditions, short stories and co-directing a design festival with a focus on new media and emerging technology. He is currently digital innovation fellow for the State Library of NSW.

About DX Lab:
The DX Lab is The State Library of NSW’s innovation lab that builds and supports new ways of design thinking, experimentation and research with technology. The DX Lab is a place where innovation and collaboration are explored. We deliver creative, engaging and new ways to explore the Library’s collections, data sets and services through digital experiments. We use existing and emerging technologies to build experiences onsite and online.

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