July 6, 2017
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’s once prolific industries with the help of the growing Maker Movement around the country. While there I was […]
December 10, 2016
AS220 Youth, Staff, Residents, Industries members and friends of AS220 participate in the 6th Annual AS220 Holiday Sale.
October 12, 2016
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 […]
October 8, 2016
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 […]
September 28, 2016
The title says it all. This is part of PVFLoop
but free and open to the public. Bring your laptop and we'll do our best to get you up and running.
September 10, 2016
Another quarterly edition of the popular workshop for getting to know the Printshop.
July 10, 2016
Let the printers at the AS220 Community Printshop guide you through several low-key and fun printing projects in a relaxed environment.
May 3, 2016
The State of the Onion is our annual open house and meet up. It'll be a presentation looking back at the past year and forward to the next.
April 22, 2016
What's a Fundwocky? We wanted to avoid using the term fundraiser, so we made up the word. The idea is that we would come up with an interesting slate of perks and things so that it is less about asking for money and more about getting people excited about the offerings generated by the folks of the Industries. You've got one month.
April 22, 2016
The Reverbalizer is a hackable electronic multieffects module for mobile and microcontroller applications. It is hackable in two ways. It comes with 8 effects in ROM and 8 on the re-programmable cartridge.
April 19, 2016
Earlier this year we finished what was a many month process of merging the Modern Device electronics kit business with AS220 Labs.
April 18, 2016
Lara Henderson's Print and Book Workshop will prepare the student for a final editioned book project, fully developed and realized by each.
April 17, 2016
In this day and age, the magic of the darkroom offers a disruptive departure from the stream of instant and manipulated images. This workshop led by Kevin Rice
of Process Reversal covered the chemistry, physics and practical considerations of making and coating silver gelatin emulsions for cinematography and photography.
April 17, 2016
Where's Wally is the final FabAcademy project submission from Kenzo Abiko, a student who travelled from his hometown of San Paolo, Brazil to gain from all AS220 Industries had to offer.
March 10, 2016
Consider this event a kind of Print Recess if you will - you don't need to bring anything but a little social energy and curiosity about printmaking!
September 2, 2015
Mitch Altman, inventor of TV-B-Gone, is in residence at AS220 for most of September 2015. Come to AS220 Labs for this workshop and learn to solder while putting together a socially-redeeming kit: the TV-Be-Gone.
August 12, 2015
Thanks for making it out to this year’s Foo Fest! We’ve got some photos up from last weekend on Flickr. Check them out here! More to come as we sift through through the rubble.
July 4, 2015
The 6th class of the Fab Academy wrapped up last week. Everyone had to make a single slide (and an optional movie) in addition to documenting everything.
July 3, 2015
For the past few months, Larry has been leading a workshop using all of the tools of the Lab to make guitars with three folks from CCRI.