event/concert

Noise Gate: Giant Swan & S S S S

Thu, 25.04.2019, 20:00
Noisy – industrial – electronic: The acts Giant Swan and S S S S present their experimental electronic sound performances within the format Noise Gate.

event/opening

Opening: Radiosands

Thu, 02.05.2019, 19:00
We are celebrating the opening of the exhibition Radiosands, a project by the artist Thom Kubli and ZHAW/Sven Hirsch consisting of FM radios controlled by an artificial intelligence.

exhibition/Installation

Radiosands – Thom Kubli with ZHAW/Sven Hirsch

03.05.2019 12.05.2019
In the context of the exhibition Entangled Realities - Living with Artificial Intelligence HeK presents the project Radiosands by the artist Thom Kubli with ZHAW/Sven Hirsch. The installation consists of FM radios controlled by an AI and was developed by Thom Kubli in cooperation with the team of Prof. Sven Hirsch at ZHAW.

event/opening

Opening: Entangled Realities

Wed, 08.05.2019, 19:00
We’re celebrating the opening of the exhibition Entangled Realities, which is dedicated to the current topic of artificial intelligence (AI) and its effects on human life and society.

exhibition

Entangled Realities – Living with Artificial Intelligence

09.05.2019 11.08.2019
The exhibition Entangled Realities is dedicated to the current topic of artificial intelligence (AI) and its effects on human life and society. A specific focus lies on the reality-building effects of AI.

event/workshop

Eskin 4: Workshop for Visually Impaired People - Kickoff

Sat, 11.05.2019, 12:30 - 16:30
Eskin 4 is a motion and sound workshop for people with visual impairment that will take place at HeK in October 2019. At the kickoff event participants will get to know more about the project, the participating artists, choreographers and the technologies involved.

education/bits and bites

Bits and Bites – Artificial Intelligence in Design

Thu, 16.05.2019, 18:30 - 21:00
How can artificial intelligence and machine learning be used in design processes? Creative Technologist Valentin Spiess provides visitors an insight.

education/workshop

Wicked Fabrics

Sat, 18.05.2019, 10:00 - 17:00
Sewing electric circuits and knitting sensors - wearable electronics: In a workshop with Hanro, participants create sounding T-shirts.

event/guided tour, talk

Open House - Architecture for everyone

Sat-Sun 18.-19.05.2019, 14:00
This year, Open House Basel takes place for the second time. The free urban architecture event presents 80 selected buildings and outdoor spaces in Basel.

event/conference

Pecha Kucha AI Night

Fri, 24.05.2019, 16:00
On the occasion of the exhibition Entangled Realities: Living with Artificial Intelligence Hek – in cooperation with the ArtTech Foundation – presents a Pecha Kucha AI Night with speakers from the Swiss AI scene. They will present their projects in short lectures of 6:40 minutes each.

education

BitFabrik - Programming Club

Sat, 25.05.2019, 14:00 - 17:00
Shaping the digital world! As part of the programming club of HeK, which takes place once a month on a Saturday, teenagers between the ages of nine and fourteen explore the world of digital technology and realise their own projects.

exhibition

Lawrence Lek

05.09.2019 10.11.2019
HeK presented the first solo exhibition of the British artist Lawrence Lek in Switzerland.