Arse Elektronika San Francisco 2014

Talks, performances, workshops, movies

PRIXXX ARSE ELEKTRONIKA: An unobjectionable award for sex machines, orgasmotrons and teledildonics

Thursday, October 2, 2014 / doors open 8:30, show starts at 9:00 PM
Location: Chez Poulet (3359 Cesar Chavez St (between Van Ness Ave & Mission St; San Francisco, CA 94110 Neighborhood: Bernal Heights)

A gala hosted by monochrom's Johannes Grenzfurthner

Our gala will be a dignified occasion -- and so we invite you to dress up properly! As TSA agents!

Special event: Video screening of "Small Talk (AKA 1-900-KILL-YOU)": Screening of short horror comedy about phone sex and discussion of the past, present and future of the industry.
Special guest star: director Nicole Witte Solomon.


Friday, October 3, 2014
Doors open at 6 PM
Event starts at 7 PM
Location: Center for Sex and Culture
(1349 Mission btw 9th and 10th, San Franciso)

State of the (sexual) Union
[Keynote address] Keynote by Varka (aka Jan Mulders).
7 PM

The Ethical Pervert
By Yoshi Obayashi and Chris Gore
8 PM

The Fellatio Modification Project
By Kuang Yi Ku.
8:45 PM

The Mystery Box Show
Sex-Centric Storytelling.
10 PM


Saturday, October 4, 2014
Doors open at 11:30 AM
Event starts at 12:30 PM
Location: Center for Sex and Culture
(1349 Mission btw 9th and 10th, San Franciso)

Open Source Sex: Cultural, Legal, and Practical Implications for Sex Toys and Open Hardware
By Comingle.
12:30 PM MP3

Surveilling Sexuality
By Griffin Boyce.
1:30 PM MP3

The Changeling Child's Comforts: A Performance, a Talk, a Q & A
By Rosa Maria Quiñones.
2:15 PM MP3

Short break

Keeping It Up Under Pressure: A DIY Vacuum Rig for Body Casting
By Jimmie P. Rodgers and Kristen Stubbs, Ph.D.
3:15 PM MP3

The Gendered Internet of Things
By Adam and Rosalynn Rothstein
4 PM MP3

Oral Sentiments: Punctuation in Eighteenth Century Smut
By James P. Ascher.
5 PM MP3

Short break

Why I Want to Fuck E.O. Wilson: The Sociobiology of Netporn
By Andi Wallwhore.
6 PM

Sexing your Doppelganger: Interface as Transition?
By Tina Gong.
7 PM MP3

Pushing the Boundaries of Creative Sex
By Chris Gore.
7:45 PM MP3

A bit longer break


Saturday, October 4, 2014
Starts at 9:00 PM
At Center for Sex and Culture (1349 Mission btw 9th and 10th, San Franciso)

Porn and the Via Dolorosa (start of tour)
Maggie Mayhem MP3

Workshops, conference and unconference

Sunday, October 5, 2014
Doors open at 12 AM
Talks and workshops start 1 PM
Location: Noisebridge
(2169 Mission Street, San Francisco)

As we use to be
By Roberta Orlando.
1 PM

Guess My Gender - The Game
By clit*IT.
1:15 PM

Mating Voyeurism With Exhibitionism
By Jason Wilson.
2:30 PM


Stuff I will never make
By David Fine.
3:30 PM

Body Hacking with the Ambrosia Vibe
By Dr. X. Treme.
4:15 PM

Love Machine
By Clakula (Clark & Vakula).
5:15 PM

Short break

Sex Toy Sensors: Workshop and Discussion
By Comingle.
6:15 PM

There Are Vulvae Around You If You Choose To See
By Ann Antidote.
7:30 PM

Closing Remarks
By Johannes Grenzfurthner
8:15 PM