DecodeRecode - Celebrating 100 Years of Alan Turing. A globally networked interactive event celebrating the centenary of Alan Turing’s birth, as part of the official opening of the University of Salford building at MediaCity on 23rd March 2012. For this significant telematic event we connected with over 30 partners for 24 hours in a worldwide live digital media performance.

DecodeRecode at the University of Salford MediaCity with our students from BA Graphic Design and MA Creative Technology in action working around the clock, 24 hours with over 24 international partner institutions.

DecodeRecode from 18.00 to 18.30 GMT, Live Skype/Sketch performance from Stephane Trois Carres, Ecole Superieure d’Art Le Havre Rouen (ESADHAR), France

DecodeRecode 16.00 to 17.00 GMT with Marjorie Zielke, Roger Malina and students including Sanger Doane, and Steven Jansa (the Virtual Texans) from ATEC at The School of Arts & Humanities at the University of Texas at Dallas, USA, with Virtual Humans and Synthetic Societies.

Followed by Dana Moser and students including Unum Babar, Matt Kushan and Cindy Bishop from Massachusetts College of Art and Design, USA from 19.00 to 19.40 GMT.

DecodeRecode live stream performance from LASALLE College of the Arts Singapore, from 13.00 to 16.00 GMT, Eating an apple and thinking about death.

DecodeRecode at the University of Salford MediaCity at 10.00 GMT on Friday 23rd March, ready and waiting to start the 24 hour live event in just an hours time.

Many thanks to all of the Decode/Recode participants it has been a fantastic 24 hours and we have gathered a broad range of rich content. We will be screening the results over the next week from 26th to 30th March, 9.30am to 4.30pm GMT.

Many thanks to all of the Decode/Recode participants it has been a fantastic 24 hours and we have gathered a broad range of rich content. We will be screening the results over the next week from 26th to 30th March, 9.30am to 4.30pm GMT.

The Decode/Recode event has been running for 16 hours-  we have been screening  works form partners across the Globe. The event has been a huge success and a great tribute to Alan Turing. Throughout the day there have been many visitors and the University of Salford MediaCityUk Building was opened by HRH the Duke of Edinburgh this morning. Students have been working throughout the day at the computer terminals, with a hardcore left now of six. We are continuing to live stream throughout the night out next live link up will be with Australia.

Live stream video directly from the DecodeRecode installation at the University of Salford MediaCityUK building

INVITATION

Celebrating the official opening of the University of Salford MediaCity UK Building.

23rd March 2012 at 1pm Festival Week 26th - 30th March 2012

By Patricia Marques, BA Graphic Design, University of Salford