1. Urban Prototyping: From pilots to projects


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    Learn the how-to of urban prototyping with Josette Melchor, Founder and Executive Director of Gray Area Foundation for the Arts (GAFFTA), a “diverse community of coders, artists, entrepreneurs, innovators, and civic leaders that believe in the potential for creatively applied digital art and technology to transform society” and George Zisiadis, an artist who recently installed the interactive “Pulse of the City” in Boston. Cal Poly Science Cafe at Kennedy Library, October 24, 2013.

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    • Gray Area Foundation for the Arts 3-Year Retrospective at Galvanize


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      At the annual GALVANIZE Gala for Gray Area Foundation for the Arts (GAFFTA), GAFFTA Co-Founders Peter Hirshberg and Josette Melchor explore the history of the organization, and the many projects that GAFFTA has sponsored, hosted, and supported over its lifetime. Featuring appearances by: Aaron Koblin, Chloe Sladden, Jay Nath, and John Gage

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      • GAFFTA Ribbon Cutting Ceremony- KTVU Coverage


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        SAN FRANCISCO: Galleries, Police Crackdown Reinvigorating SF's Tenderloin [Rob Roth]

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        • Ghostly featuring Touchsmart


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          For the San Francisco edition of the Ghostly International's 10 Year Anniversary, Gray Area Foundation was asked to curate visual media. We brought in Small God's 'Reactable.' In addition, through the Conversation Group and HP we were able to bring in the new HP Touchsmart machine with some of Golan Levin's software. (Track: Crazy P – Stop Space Return (LCG Remix) taken from Fred Everything's Mix for OM Records)

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