Roser ATLAS Center

The Roser ATLAS Center is home to the ATLAS Institute and Film Studies. ATLAS is a radically interdisciplinary research institute exploring the intersection of technology, art, design and policy. The center includes research labs, the Black Box Experimental Studio, teaching facilities and a hacker/maker space. The building includes a 150-seat, distance-learning equipped auditorium, a 75-seat film screening room, a lobby featuring a video wall, a cafe, Technology-enhanced, active-learning classrooms for use by all disciplines in on-site and distance education, including two 40-student classrooms, two 25-student classrooms, and two computer labs/classrooms. The two-story 2,700- square-foot Black Box Experimental Studio performance space with digital technology for interdisciplinary creative work with musicians, dancers, visual artists and technology, visiting artists, Web casts, interactive audio and visual performances, video production, and cinema projection. The Black Box Experimental Studio supports 360ø HD projection, 5.1 and 8.1 audio configurations as well as DMX and MIDI controlled lighting and audio systems. This allows state of the art theatrical productions and offers creative flexibility in design and implementation of hardware and software control interfaces.

1125 18th Street, Boulder, CO 80309

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Upcoming Events

BTU Open Hack Night

Join us in the BTU Lab for an open-house night of hacking! Eat cupcakes, bring a project (or just come see the cool things other people are working on), and...

5/1 6pm
ATLAS Expo Spring 2018

A Showcase of Student and Faculty Work in Creative Technology and Design ATLAS is an interdisciplinary institute for radical creativity and invention, and...

5/2 5pm
Creative Technologies + Design Thesis Project Presentations

ATLAS Graduate Programs present: Please join us for Creative Technologies + Design Thesis Project Presentations, including reception afterwards....

5/4 5pm
The Show

Witness the beauty of light on moving bodies at "The Show," a dance variety performance which uses wearable technology to tell stories about different types...

5/4 6:30pm

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Joseph Polman

Joseph Polman left a positive review 3/15/2018

What an innovative and thought-provoking show! Our group, which included some serious music types (not including myself ...) loved it. And it really took advantage of the Black Box Theater setting.

Emily Kellagher

Emily Kellagher left a positive review 11/15/2017

This was great!