July 21, 2014
AS220 Labs has a new addition to their collection of tools: a brand-new Shapeoko milling machine. We won the machine in a national competition by Inventables, a supply store for the artistically and technologically minded. The company selected an organization in each state for the prize, and they chose AS220 to represent Rhode Island.
July 3, 2014
Carey Goodrich was born and raised along the shores of Connecticut and Massachusetts. She graduated from the Savannah College of Art and Design (SCAD) in Savannah, GA with a BFA in Photography and Printmaking in 2013.
July 2, 2014
Screenprinting is a versatile process that can be used to transfer graphic images to paper, wood, and fabric. It is ideal for making t-shirts, posters, coasters, greeting cards/stationery, and more. The AS220 Printshop offers monthly classes in screenprinting. The next class is Thursday July 10th and 17th from 6-10pm.
June 17, 2014
Join us at the Performance Space this Saturday, June 21 at 7pm for A Night of Machine Stories, a fundraiser for the AS220 offset press hosted by Walker Mettling. Saturday June 21st 7pm
June 13, 2014
On Wednesday, June 18th from 6-10pm, the AS220 Printshop is offering a course in Cyanotype. Cyanotype, a photographic printing process that results in a cyan-blue print, is the perfect place to start an education in alternative (non-silver) photographic processes.
June 6, 2014
Rob Duarte is AS220's Artist in Residence for the month of June! He'll be working at the AS220 Labs working on a project involving custom laser-etching onto 35mm motion picture film stock and a DIY-built telecine machine for viewing. He'll be talking about this, and more, on Thursday at the Labs!
May 28, 2014
Summer classes are being offered for machine operation, software, arts, and more!
May 13, 2014
May 15th: Hosler will play a rare solo set at the 95 Empire Black Box using homemade one-of-a-kind electronic devices. May 16th: AS220's Media Arts Lecture Series presents Mark Hosler's "Adventures in Illegal Art".
April 15, 2014
Collograph is a unique process that combines the sculptural elements of mixed media with printmaking. The plates not only produce interesting patterns and embossments in print, they also become beautiful objects in their own right.
April 8, 2014
When AS220 purchased and renovated a permanent home on Empire Street in Providence, one of the first programs to spring up in the new environs was the AS220 darkroom, now known as the Paul Krot Community Darkroom.
March 26, 2014
Shawn Wallace is the local instructor for the Providence Fab Academy at AS220, an intensive six-month certification program in digital fabrication first conceived by Center For Bits and Atoms Director Neil Gershenfeld at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.
March 7, 2014
A great follow-up to our Intro to Web Programming workshop!
March 4, 2014
The AS220 Industries Open House offers you the chance to tour our facilities and check out all of our equipment and resources! Find out about classes and membership! Talk to Industries staff and members, meet new friends, and walk away with some AS220 swag to boot!
February 27, 2014
Leah Beeferman hails from Cambridge, MA and travels from her Brooklyn home to be this month’s Artist in Residence. With an undergraduate degree from Brown and an MFA from Virginia Commonwealth, Beeferman is armed with a great number of ideas and mediums for her abstract art.
February 18, 2014
Check out all of our Spring 2014 classes on our online shop!
February 7, 2014
This workshop will introduce you to the fundamentals of creating hand-coded websites and web content using HTML and CSS. The code will focus on the most current HTML and CSS standards and practices, so your knowledge will be up-to-date.
January 9, 2014
Isn’t it time to take your snazzy DSLR camera off of auto mode? This two-part workshop will give you a run down on all the essentials to your digital SLR camera.
January 8, 2014
James Rutter, Manager of the AS220 Labs, and Matt Stultz of3DPPVD taped an episode of Dan Yorke State of Mind where they discussed AS220, the AS220 Industries, 3D printing, and 3D-printed prosthetic limbs! Watch online now, and thanks to Dan Yorke for having them on!
January 6, 2014
Do sub-zero temperatures, darkness in the afternoon, and mounds of dirty snow got you down? Break out of that winter rut, get out of the house, and learn a new skill! Our Winter 2014 are fresh and hot, and waiting for you to sign up!
December 10, 2013
There is one spot left for the Wednesday, December 11 workshop! Register online here. Remember, if you are an AS220 member you receive 15% off the $120 price!
December 6, 2013
The Bar at As220 will be opening at NOON tomorrow so that folks can gather in remembrance of Providence native son, artist, musician, and so much more to so many people, Joe Buzzell, after his memorial. Our condolences go out to his friends, family, and all who knew him.