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Now Hiring!

October 29, 2014

SRL is looking for a location scout. This is a paid position. Job description: To locate a suitable site for a large scale SRL machine performance in the bay area, (NOT San Francisco, as we’re banned from ever performing there by the SFFD). To get permission to use the site from the owners. To procure […]

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Chaos Cacophony and the Commonwealth Club of California

September 19, 2013

Please join Tales of the San Francisco Cacophony Society co-authors Carrie Galbraith and long time SRL crew member John Law in conversation with Fight Club author Chuck Palahniuk moderated by Business Week (!) Executive Editor Brad Wieners. Monday the 23rd of September, doors 7PM Castro Theater, Market at Castro Streets, San Francisco More details on […]

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New Machine Projects: Volunteers and Producers Wanted

September 13, 2009

Well, after a year and a half of moving from San Francisco to Petaluma and a few months of setting everything up again, SRL is finally back in the robot making business. We’re working on a couple new machine projects and want to be ready to show them off to the public. Photo from John […]

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2008: SRL Turns 30!

November 25, 2008

30 years ago today, I started Survival Research Laboratories. I hadcome up with the idea of machine performances a few weeks earlier,and when the owner of a local free magazine, “Boulevards Magazine”heard my spiel, and learned that I was thinking of forming SRL as acompany, he offered me, a free, full page ad space in […]

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