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Industries is CLOSED for Thanksgiving: November 22-25

We will reopen again on Wednesday November 28!
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ūüĒ¶ Michael Ezzell

Michael Ezzell is an illustrator and printmaker from Elkhart, IN. He graduated with a B.F.A. from the Savannah College of Art & Design and currently resides in Providence, RI. Michael is a key member at AS220, where he uses the community printshop and other resources to create various illustrations and products. The concepts for his […]
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October classes at AS220 Industries!

MEDIA ARTS All about photography! Workshops in digital photography, studio lighting, the Adobe Creative Suite, editing and post-production! Software Basics: ¬†Photoshop, Mondays October 1st and 8th, 6 to 9pm Learn the basics of Photoshop!¬† Introduction to Photoshop will allow participants to learn the basic tools and uses of Photoshop CC including scanning artwork, photo correction, […]
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October 17 PVD Geek Dinner

PVD Geeks Featuring SIMULIA Innovation Lab Wednesday, October 17 5:30-8pm AS220, 115 Empire Street FREE ADMISSION Photo Credit:¬†Providence Skyline¬†by¬†jstephenconn¬†on Flickr;¬†CC BY-NC 2.0 Will it break? How long will it last? How will it sound? How do temperatures affect performance?¬†¬†These are the types of product performance questions that designers and engineers answer with the multiphysics simulation […]
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October 13, FREE Looptalk and Touch the Gear!

The Providence Y2K International Live Looping Festival is returning for a 3rd year to AS220‚Äôs¬†Main Stage. October 12 and 13, 2 nights,¬†25 local, national and international musicians of so many genres, bringing a sound and visual experience for all audiences and all ages! FREE! ¬†LOOPTALK and TOUCH THE GEAR¬† October 13 ‚Äď 3:00pm-6:00¬† @ AS220 […]
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Half & Medio Kickstarter launches today!

  Ryan Dean is a resident of AS220, member of AS220 Industries, and former Artist in Residence at the AS220 Drink and Ink.¬† His Kickstarter video was filmed onsite at the AS220 printshop.¬† Check out his Kickstarter and support it today! Half & Medio – A Bilingual Matching Card Game!
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Print Lottery opens this weekend!

Opening Reception:¬† Friday September 7, 6pm-8pm Gallery hours: Weds-Thurs 12-4 pm¬†Friday Saturday 2-6pm through September 28 Print Lottery:¬† ¬†Friday September 28, 6-8 pm The AS220 Community Printshop and the Paul Krot Community Darkroom are publicly accessible art-making spaces that have been serving artists and makers of all abilities, ages, and backgrounds since 1996 and 1994. […]
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Opening this week: Spirit of the Mayan People

Photographer Edwin Pastor’s Spirit of the Mayan People opens in the¬†Main Gallery at 115 Empire Street Sept 8-29.¬† Edwin is part of AS220’s Media Arts Program, a Youth Alum, and a long-time user of the Paul Krot Community Darkroom.¬† Opening reception this Saturday Sept 8, 5-7 pm.¬†¬† About Edwin:¬† For the past six years I […]
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Featured Prints: Kate Aitchison’s Dams

“The construction of dams is one of the most visible forms of human Intervention that affect our free flowing waterways. Their obstructive power fuels human existence while altering entire landscapes. From Rhode Island‚Äôs role in the Industrial Revolution utilizing hydraulic power to the Southwestern United States (in)famous mega dams, our ability to control where the […]
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AS220 Industries will be CLOSED for Foo Fest!

AS220 Industries will be closed for Foo Fest and the week leading up!¬†¬† We will NOT be running public hours from Wednesday¬†August 15th through Wednesday the 22, 2018.¬†¬†Any access will be limited to work on Foo Fest prep and clean-up. This includes Key Members¬†and after-hours usage! Please plan accordingly. August 15 – CLOSED:¬† Foo Fest […]
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SNAP! Music and Arts Festival Saturday 7/21

SNAP! Music and Arts festival is a volunteer run fund and awareness raiser for Providence & New England’s finest maker space: AS220 Industries! It is technically free but we will be accepting donations of any size throughout the event. It runs from noon-10pm in the courtyard at The Plant, 60 Valley St. Providence, RI. Food, […]
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AS220 Industries: Closed on April Fool’s Day

AS220 Industries will be closed to the public Easter Sunday and will reopen for normal hours on Wednesday, April 3. Happy April Fool’s and Easter! If you are a key member and want to reserve time guaranteed during public hours for Sunday, email the key member group if you’ll be using a resource.
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AS220 Industries: Closed Xmas to New Year’s

AS220 Industries will be closed to the public starting Wednesday, December 26 and will reopen for normal hours on Wednesday, January 3. Happy Holidays and New Year! If you are a key member and want to reserve time during public hours for this break, please use the holiday closing spreadsheet shared with you earlier this […]
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AS220 Industries: Closed 11/23-11/26

AS220 Industries will be closed to the public starting Thanksgiving Day and will reopen for normal hours on Wednesday, November 26. Gobble, Gobble!
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Media Arts Lecture: The Grateful Undead

Tips & Tricks for the Self-Reliant Filmmaker Friday, October 27, 6-7pm @ AS220 Industries, Studio 206   In 1999, high school friends Patrick May and Allen Riley wrote a movie about vampire hippies from the 1960‚Äôs who stalk slackers in the 1990‚Äôs. In 2006, they borrowed a camera from the Providence public access TV station, […]
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PVDLoop Workshop: Logelloop with French looper Philippe Ollivier

AS220 Industries is hosting a great free workshop with talks by 2 of our PVDLoop visitors. Performers will also be bringing their gear for the public to try out!
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Vac-Forming with Big Nazo

Hiya, I’m Britton, the Lab Technician that’s been bumming around AS220 Industries for the past 18 months. Back in March I was invited to a state-sponsored Maker Convention in the Jewelry District aimed at revitalizing Rhode Island‚Äôs once prolific industries with the help of the growing Maker Movement around the country. While there I was […]
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Tony Conrad: Completely in the Present

Join us for the Providence premiere of the story of filmmaker, composer, performer, professor, and polymath Tony Conrad, Completely in the Present.
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Industries Holiday Sale 2016

AS220 Youth, Staff, Residents, Industries members and friends of AS220 participate in the 6th Annual AS220 Holiday Sale.
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Black Lives Matter Community Printing Event

On¬†Wednesday, October 12th¬†from¬†7-9pm, there will be a free community printing event at the AS220 Community Printshop, located at 131 Washington Street in Providence RI (entrance at the back of the building). We will have tote bags and paper prints available for free. If you would like to bring a t-shirt to print on, we can […]
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AS220 ART+ EDITIONS: New Buck Hastings Print

Join us on Thursday, October 20th, from¬†6-9 PM at¬†270 Westminster St, Providence, RI¬†for the launch party of “Jungle Edition” by Buck Hastings.¬†The evening will also include a night market¬†featuring products from local designers. “Jungle Edition” is an eight-color screenprint measuring 16″ x 20″ printed on 100% cotton printmaking paper. Read more about the artist! AS220¬†has […]