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all other stuff October 7, 2015

Kieran’s Hand

https://vimeo.com/132886713 The “3d Mechanical Hand – Maker Movement” that was inspired by two strangers (a prop maker from the USA and a carpenter from South Africa) that came together from 10,000 miles apart – to create a prosthetic hand device for a small child in South Africa …and then gave the plans away – for free…so that those in need of the device could make them for themselves or have someone make it for them. More info here…

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all other stuff videos October 16, 2014

To Be Reproduced

To Be Reproduced from Bram Snijders / DEFRAME on Vimeo. To Be Reproduced is an interactive video installation that revisits the classic painting Not to be Reproduced a work made in 1937 by the Belgian surrealist painter René Magritte. The installation reflects on the pervasiveness of virtual spaces that have become an integral part of our daily social lives, and the way data traces are used to build sophisticated reproductions of the user.In To Be Reproduced the viewer enters a…

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all other stuff videos October 15, 2014

Eye Catcher

Eye Catcher from Interactive Architecture Lab on Vimeo. Using a combination of industrial robotics and high power magnets, a seemingly inconspicuous frame on a wall, magically comes to life. Through a series of experimental films, photography and physical prototypes, the primitive effects of eye (and eye-like) stimuli have been investigated. The Eye Catcher project in its conclusion has developed a novel expressive interface where emotion recognition algorithms read audience faces and in-turn trigger the animation of a face formed of…

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