Interview: Leila Johnston

Interview: Leila Johnston

In preparation for Random String Symposium kicking off THIS FRIDAY at Warwick Arts Centre, we spoke to Leila Johnston, digital artist and creator of Hack Circus, about the need for invention, theatre companies embracing technology and honesty vs shininess.   In your...
Interview: Dan Hett

Interview: Dan Hett

In preparation for Random String Symposium happening THIS FRIDAY at Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry, we talked to Dan Hett, digital artist and BAFTA award winning technologist about some of the extraordinary projects he’s been involved with, Algorave, and how to...
Notes from the past

Notes from the past

When we last hosted the Random String Symposium back in 2014, our artist in residence was the wonderful illustrator Catherine Askew. She created a beautiful document of the day in the form of a series of ‘visual minutes’ illustrations that were liveblogged...
Fellowship Launch Day

Fellowship Launch Day

Today we gathered together for the first time with our assembled group of Fellows and Mentors in the Committee Room at the Canal Basin Warehouse for a day of meeting and eating. The importance of sharing a meal with a new group of colleagues is often overlooked, the...
Meet our Mentors

Meet our Mentors

The Random String project has enabled us to partner up with some pretty amazing organisations and people, not least an incredible group of practitioners who will be working with our RS Fellows as mentors as well as contributing to the Symposium and microFestival. Some...