Category: Deptford Lounge2016

Solar Storytelling

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time:  Monday 11.15, Wednesday 14.15 Age Range: Suitable for Under 5s SMASHfestUK/Deptford Lounge   Come to the Deptford Lounge and hear stories about the wonder of the sun, the moon and the whole solar system.   Children must be supervised by parents/carers at all times.  


SMASHfestUK Secret Film Club

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time: Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday 14.30pm Age Range: from U to PG rated films.   SMASHfestUK/Deptford Lounge   Join the SMASHfestUK film club for a festival season of mystery films. Watch out for aliens, robots & the power of steam….   Children must be supervised by parents/carers at all times.


SMASHfestUK Code Club

Venue: Deptford Lounge, ticketed, 10 spaces per workshop Time: Thursday, Friday & Saturday 10.00 -11.30 Age Range: Suitable for beginners aged 9 – 11 Join the SMASHfestUK Code Club and start to learn how to create animations, games, websites and much more. In these one-off taster sessions we will work through a project where the children…


Solar Graffiti

Venue: Giffin Square & Deptford Lounge, drop-in Time: Monday & Tuesday 10am – 5pm Age Range: Suitable for age 9+ Luke Brabants & Jenny Edbrooke   Graffiti artist Luke Brabants transforms buildings, vans, skateboards and anything he can paint on into stunning works of art using spray paints. Working alongside SMASHfestUK resident artist Jenny Edbrooke,…


Solar Storm Artists

Venue: Deptford Lounge, drop-in Time: Monday to Saturday, 10.00 – 17.00 Age Range: Suitable for all age 4+ SMASHfestUK Artist in Residence: Jenny Edbrooke Drop into the Deptford Lounge for a chance to create some solar storm art. Let your imagination run free in making a range of weird and wonderful inventions to protect planet…


Solar Storm Exhibition

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time: Monday to Saturday, 10.00 – 18.00 Age Range: Suitable for age 7+ Royal Observatory Greenwich & SMASHfestUK   ‘What is the Sun?’, ‘Why is the Sun so big and bright?’ ‘How does the Sun affect the Earth?’ This illuminating exhibition answers these questions and many more in a series of images…


‘Empe’ – the Mechanical Mobile Phone Exoskeleton

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time: 15th-20th February Age Range: Suitable for ages 4+ Middlesex University Product Design Final Year Students  Staff: Wyn Griffiths, Neil Melton, Colin Moss What would you do without your mobile phone? ‘Empe’ will answer your questions… ‘Super Solar Storm’ is 2016’s SMASHfestUK theme. The world faces destruction of all electronic and electrical infrastructure,…


DIY Open-Source Planetarium

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time:   Rotating unstaffed shows from 15th-20th February. Guided shows at times TBC Age Range: Suitable for ages 5+ Middlesex University Department of Design Engineering and Mathematics: Dr. Aleksander Zivanovic and Wyn Griffiths   How do we prepare for a Solar Storm? One way is to understand the Sun, our solar system and…


SMASHfestUK Survival Village Smart Maths Structures

Venue: Deptford Lounge Time: 15th-20th February Age Range: Suitable for ages 4+   Middlesex University Maths Team   With resources scarce, and with no electronics to help with the design, how do we rebuild the world? The Middlesex University maths team will be helping you build creative smart structures, that could create new types of shelter and housing, and…


SMART Structures Maths Tower Challenge

Venue: Albany Theatre Garden Time: Thursday 18th February PM – Saturday 20th February PM Age Range: Suitable for ages 5+   Middlesex University Maths Team   We’re used to grabbing for electronics to while away the hours, but what happens when the Solar Storm burns them all out? Once the chaos settles, we’ll need some entertainment,…