@SXSW 2013

SUNDAY MARCH 10th | 10AM-10PM | Raptor House 200 Academy Drive, Austin, TX


Your Mission:
An artist is more than just a 
painter. Backplane and Spotify present the Artists Hack, a hackathon dedicated to building the future of music, art, video, collaborative thought during SxSW.

RSVPs now open, register below

Experience GUNNAR Hacktavision during SXSW

GUNNAR Demos, prizes, giveaways and special discounts available onsite for Artist Hack @SXSW 2013 hacktavision

Preliminary schedule

10am: Arrive, networking, brunch
10:45am: Welcome from Backplane and Spotify
11:00am: API demos, open call for hack ideas
1pm: Lunch
6pm: Dinner
7:30pm: Closing remarks from Matt Michelsen, Backplane CEO
8pm: Hacking ends, demos begin. Judges will review as a group and rank ideas
9pm: Judges award best prizes
DJ performance (DJ Reflex)

Web Broadcast

times square

Web cast; featuring play-by-play commentary from top YouTubers (broadcast to Times Square via NASDAQ)

Hacker wiki

We use to keep track of the hacks.


API Partners

api sponsors


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Contact Info

200 Academy Drive, Austin, TX