Electric Perfume

Intro to Interaction with Max 8

Intro to Interaction with Max 8

Generative Audio Visualization Workshop
10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Electric Perfume on Google Maps. Link opens in a seperate tab or window. 805 Danforth Ave, Toronto
Price $120 + HST
Register ** Registration Closes 11:59PM January 11 **
** Note this is a six hour workshop with a one hour lunch **

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What You Will Learn

Max 8 is a powerful visual programming environment which opens up a wide range of creative possibilities for controlling interactive audio, video, DMX lighting, node.js, Arduino, Ableton Live integration, and more! In this workshop, we will introduce you to the Max 8 programming environment and interface, and teach you how basic interactivity with audio, video, and even audio responsive video! Intimidating by programming but have big ideas? No problem! We assume you know nothing about Max or programming, and this workshop is designed for artists, designers, and creatives looking to create interactive and time based performances and installation. PLUS this session is a great starter for those interested our Max4Live for Ableton Users class!

Workshop Prerequisites

There is no pre-requisite knowledge but basic experience with audio, and video is highly recommended.

What Do I Need For This Workshop?

Please bring the hardware listed below and have the software installed before the workshop! Unfortunately, we cannot supply computers at this time. Ensure you download Max 8 from the cycling74 website. You can use a free 30 day trial for the workshop if you do not have a license Download the software here.

Additional Notes

Workshop Attendance: In the case of the workshop not meeting a minimum amount of attendees, fees will be fully refunded. Limited spaces available, so book soon!

Cancellation Policy: To ensure participant attendance, if you have registered for the workshop you must cancel your booking at least seven days before the workshop for a refund.

Payment: Registration for workshop is through Eventbrite. If you do not wish to use Eventbrite you can pay in person at the Electric Perfume storefront. Contact us in advance to arrange a time to come in. We accept credit and cash only. Payment in person must be received by the day prior to the date of the workshop.

Interested in this workshop but the timing didn't work for you? Let us know! Gauging interest in our workshops allows us to know whether we should run them again in the future!

If you have any questions or concerns feel free to contact us!

About the Kyle Duffield

Kyle is a Toronto based Interactive and Experience Design Professional who creates immersive interactive media installations. Additionally, Kyle is the Director of Educational Strategy, and Technical Director for Electric Perfume, and an educator who facilitates interactive media workshops in places such as the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, Ontario College of Art and Design Univeristy and York University.


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