The Art of Drawing with Machines

Arts experience
Hosted by Damien
The host of this experience
3 hours total
Snacks, Drinks and Equipment
Offered in English and French
Prices may vary depending on the date you select.
About your host, Damien
I am an experienced artist and designer who has been breathing digital art and interactive design for the past 20 years. I teach interactive design at Central Saint Martins (UAL) which I have done for several years, and I have studied a Master of Arts in Computational Arts at Goldsmiths, University of London. My work is exhibited worldwide, has been seen on the BBC and has been commissioned by Sou…
What we’ll do
After a quick tour of my studio and an introduction to the machines and robots I build and work with, you will choose the machine and technique to draw your own artworks. I will walk you through the bespoke processes I have created to use the machines as creative tools, and together we will bring your ideas to life. While composing your artwork with the machine, you will also get a chance to expe…
What I’ll provide
Drinks 󲀃
Tea, fruit juice, waters.

Drawing Materials 󳀁
Paper, drawing materials and machines

Snacks 󴀁
Fruit, crisps and biscuits.
Who can come
Guests ages 7 and up can attend.
Notes
- Small size groups to allow for a great experience for everyone - Unfinished drawings can be shipped to you by postal tube
Where we’ll be
You will be exploring digital art and drawing with machines in my South East London studio at the end of mews made of street art, music studios and the art studio shared with two other artists. Apart from traditional paint and brushes, my studio is full of technological wonders for curious guests, from programmable push button interface, spherical robot and robotic arm to Virtual Reality headsets and lots of motors, sensors and microcontrollers.
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Group size
There are 4 spots available on this experience.
You don’t have to fill all of them. Experiences are meant to be social, so other travellers could join too.
Guest requirements
Bringing guests under 18
If you bring a guest that’s under 18, it’s your responsibility to make sure the activities they participate in are age-appropriate.
From the host
No knowledge of computer or programming is necessary, but you can have a go at programming machines if you wish to. Bring Images you would like to try and draw with the machines.
Who can come
Guests ages 7 and up can attend.
Government ID
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
Experiences cancellation policy
Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase. See cancellation policy.
€69 per person