George Gally Portfolio
2019

PSFK Future of Retail Conference (January)

Attending Future of Retail and National Retail Forum in New York.

2019

CES (January)

Attending CES in Las Vegas.

Eyeo Festival (May)

Attending Eyeo Festival in Minneapollis, Minnesota.

Mutek Mexico (November)

Attending Mutek in Mexico City.

2018

New York (April)

History of computational drawing - Casey Reas and Jeffrey Alan Scudder in Conversation at Bitforms Gallery.

Barcelona (March)

Hack The Light Up Hackathon and light installation in conjunction with ProtoPixel at Llum BCN Developed and exhibited Lighthouse.

Paris (Feb)

Visiting Data Paulette e-textile Lab

Berlin (January)

Visiting KOBA E-textile Lab

Berlin (January)

Attending CTM Transmediale Festival

Berlin (January)

Attending Touchdesigner Summit. A gathering of the world's best TouchDesigner Artists.

2017

New York (Nov)

Attended School for Poetic Computation Fall 2017 Showcase

New York (June - September)

Attending tonnes of meetups in New York, inluding OFx NYC, Data Driven NYC, Creative Coding NYC, Word Hack, NY Tech Meetup, Design Driven NYC

New York (August)

Attended Makerfaire NY

New York (June-July)

Attended and hosted workshops at ITP Summer Camp

New York (June)

Attended Northside Festival

Amsterdam (May)

Fiber Festival - digital arts conference.

Amsterdam (May)

Architectural Intelligence Lab. A lab program featuring artists, creative coders, architects, data scientists, information designers, in a workshop Refik Anandol.

Amsterdam (May)

Attended Creative Coding Amsterdam

Singapore (April)

Innovfest Unbound

Singapore (March)

Singapore Design Week

Singapore (March)

Held a Creative Coding Workshop at ad agency ADK

Singapore (March)

Organised and hosted Singapore Creative Coding Meetup - Machine Learning. https://medium.com/@lgndryhappiness/neural-nets-graphic-design-and-death-metal-40d058eb65d1
https://www.slideshare.net/sojamo/creative-coding-meetup-singapore-march-2017

Singapore (Feb)

Japan Media Arts Festival

Singapore

Co-organised and hosted Singapore Creative Coding Meetup: Cloud at United World Colleges

Singapore (Feb)

Regular attendee of Hackware, IoTSG and Hackerspace.SG events.

2016

Shanghai (Nov)

Experimentations with “IoT-art”

China (Oct-Dec)

Noisebridge HTTC Maker Tour to China - a month of visiting universities, hack and maker spaces, Makerfaires and factories, speaking to and learning from people at the edge of the tech hyper-evolution.

Shenzhen (Oct)

Visit to Hackelerator

Shenzhen (Oct)

Hanging out with Matt Metts and the Seeed Studio crew.

Shanghai (Nov)

Teaching Creative Coding Workshop at Xin Che Jian, China's oldest and most famous Hackespace.

Singapore (Oct)

TechSense, Art Science Museum.

Linz, Austria, (Sept)

Ticked the bucket list attending Ars Electronica

Hallein, Austria (Sept)

Attended Schmiede, built a crochet synth and exhibited The 5 Stages.

Singapore (Aug)

>Singapore Creative Coding Meetup Organiser and Speaker

Singapore (Aug)

GA X TSLA: Break More Things

Singapore (Aug)

Singapore Night Festival

Singapore (July)

Visiting MakerFaire, Singapore

Singapore (July)

Organised and participated in the Creative Coding Jam

Singapore (March-May)

Guest Creative Coding Lecturer at United World Colleges, Singapore

Shanghai (Oct)

Visiting MakerFaire, Shanghai

Shenzhen (Oct)

Visiting MakerFaire Shenzhen

Singapore (Dec)

Exhibited "Your Move" at FabCafe Singapore Opening.

Barcelona (June)

Attended Sonar

Singapore (Feb)

Went to see Seeing the Light talk with Toshiyuki Inoko, Founder of teamLab at the Art Science Museum.

Singapore (Feb)

Attended the Betwixt Festival, Art & Bytes.

Singapore (May)

Attended Innovfest Unbound Conference.

Singapore (March)

Attended Singapore Design Week

Singapore (May)

Learnt about big data at The Data Route

2015

Singapore (Dec)

Attending Future Smart Cities (FSC) at Marina Bay Sands

Singapore (Dec)

Creative Coding Meetup Organiser and speaker

Singapore (Dec)

Participated in the GM Innovation Summit in conjunction with Facebook, Google and BBC.

Singapore (Nov)

DevFest Asia Web Audio Hack Day, tied winner.

Singapore (Nov)

Learned some stuff at the MaxMSP workshop, Singapore

Singapore (Nov)

Attended DevFest.Asia

Shenzhen (Oct)

Visiting the world's largest MakerFaire in Shenzhen

Tokyo (Sept)

Visiting the eye-popping Makerfaire Tokyo

Hong Kong (July)

Attending Rise Conference

Singapore (July)

Went to play at Makerfaire Singapore

Singapore (April)

Speaking at the Three of Pentacles at The Growell Pop Up

Singapore

Regular attendee to talks and workshops at hardware meetup Hackware

Singapore

Regular attendee to talks and workshops at Hackerspace.SG

2014

Hong Kong

Regular attendee to talks and workshops at DimSum Labs

Shenzhen

Attending Media Arts Festival

Shenzhen

Visiting MakerFaire, Shenzhen

Hong Kong

Visiting MakerFaire, Hong Kong

Hong Kong

Art Basel, HK. 2014.

2013

Cape Town

Design Indaba Conference, member of consultative body, delegate.

Johannesburg (July)

Internetix. Installation and delegate.

Cape Town (July)

Internetix. Installation and delegate.

2012

Nairobi

Participant and exhibitor at Demo Africa

Cape Town

First Tuesdays, Cape Town Mobile Mondays, Cape Town

2011

Berlin

Attended Webinale conference.

Berlin

UX Camp Europe

Berlin

Berlin, August Motion Dance. 2011 Raum 44, Berlin, Germany.

Berlin

Regular attendee of Mobile Mondays

Berlin

Regular attendee of First Tuesdays

Cape Town (March)

Toffee Pop Culture Festival http://www.designindaba.com/articles/creative-work/blog-day-1-toffie-festival

Cape Town (Feb)

Google Umbono Startup Accelerator

2010

Berlin

Attended UX Camp Europe

Milan

Look to the Sky. 2010 Salone del Mobile, Fabrica del Valapore, Milan, Italy.

Berlin

Exhibited The Lounge Room at Mind Pirates.

2009

Berlin

Attended, participated and danced at CTM/Transmediale
http://archive.ctm-festival.de/festival-09/theme-structures.html

Cape Town

Guest Lecturer at AAA School of Advertising, Cape Town

2008

Tokyo

Reaktiv 008. 2008 TY Harbour Gallery, Tokyo, Japan. Motion reactive performance.

Cape Town

Resfest: Exhibited Graffiti Machine Installation

2007

Cape Town

Design Indaba Conference, member of consultative body, delegate.

Cape Town

Resfest: Exhibited Graffiti Machine Installation

2006

Tokyo

Reaktiv. 2006 Applestore, Tokyo, Japan.

Paris

Exhibited at Maison & Object, Paris, 2006

Tokyo

Japan Media Arts Festival, 2006.

Tokyo

Tokyo Designers Block, 2003, 2004, 2006

2005

Edinburgh

Exhibited The Digital Zoo at the Stills Gallery, at the Edinburgh Festival, Scotland.

Tokyo

Motion. 2005 Super Deluxxe, Tokyo, Japan.

Tokyo

Exhibited at Disco Olympix. Super Deluxxe, Tokyo, Japan.

2004

Tokyo

Soft. 2004 An exhibition and generative arts performance, Loopline Cafe, Tokyo Japan.

2003

Tokyo (Nov)

Participant at Tokyo Designers Block

2002

Cape Town (Aug)

Exhibited "Wedding Dress" at the Cape Town Festival with South African fashion designer Coppelia.

Cape Town (Feb)

NMUF 02 - Featured presenter and installation at the New Media Underground Festival. Other speakers included Hans Ubermorgen, Joshua Davis, Andries Odendaal and more.

Cape Town (Sep)

Reaktiv #6 installation at Old Castle Breweries

2001

Hong Kong (Feb)

IDN Fresh Conference

Cape Town

Resfest: Exhibited Graffiti Machine Installation

Cape Town

Presentation and exhibition of Hunger Kills at the New Media Underground Festival.

Cape Town

Exhibited Human Data at South African National Gallery.

Cape Town

Exhibited Talking TV, Myself.write MyCode. 2001, Bell-Roberts Gallery.

Cape Town

Design Indaba Conference, member of consultative body, delegate.

Cape Town

Resfest: Exhibited Graffiti Machine Installation

2000

Cape Town (March)

Released Gifmag, the world’s fist magazine in gif format.

Cape Town (Aug)

Installation and party for the opening of the new radarboy offices.

Cape Town

Design Indaba Conference, member of consultative body, delegate.

Cape Town (April)

Resfest

1999

San Francisco (Dec)

Invision New Media Conference, Delegate and Gold winner

New York (July)

Attended the famous Flash Forward Conference

Cape Town

Design Indaba Conference, member of consultative body, delegate. Work presented as example of great South African design.

Cape Town

Installation - Signal is Input at Design Indaba Opening Party.

1998

Cape Town (Feb-Nov)

Guest Lecturer at Hirt & Carter School of Communication.

Cape Town (Jun-Aug)

Damelin College C++ course.