Fashionable Technologies with POPKALAB

Last week at Interface Cultures the student took part of Fashionable Technologies II, workshop given by Ricardo O’Nascimento. Ricardo is a former student of Interface Cultures, now based in Rotterdam and founder of POPKALAB, a design research studio with a focus on innovation in the field of wearable technology. www.popkalab.com …

Robotic workshop 2014

The Summer Semester has just finished, and as every year, the Robotic workshop happened. The experience is literally a three-days-long journey toward the heart of the machine, in which the usual rational distance between human and mechanic is simply erased. This year’s edition happened from June 12th to 14th at Time’s …

Interface Technologies II

15th to 17th May, IC hosted the Interface Technologies 2 workshop, proposed by Stefano Vannotti and Alexander Wilhelm with the title “Designing Ultra Private and Secure Communication Tools and Services” The aim of the workshop has been the research and the design of communication tools that could assure and support a …

Marc Dusseiller @Interface Culture Lab

Marc Dusseiller was at IC on the 6th of June and proposed us a guestlecture where he introduced us to hackteria and the DIY Bioart scene. The latter appeared to be a way to bring some basic Biotechnology’s issues in the common life, where nowadays is lacking: the high-specialized labs, …

Robotics Workshop 2010

The Robotics Workshop organized in collaboration with Time’s Up took place in April/May and was investigating the many possibilities for motion, control and machines. With a core theme of kinetic energy, the workshop encouraged a broad an experimental approach to the building of devices, systems and experiments. Energy is on …

Games Workshop II

Our second games workshop by Mika Satomi which took place from May 31st until June 2nd, introduced interaction design and physical interface design topics through hands-on projects. Students were asked to plan a game inspired by words, describing physical actions, and develop original physical interfaces for their planned games. Four …

Workshop at the Estonian Academy of Arts

In the context of the Erasmus teaching exchange program Varvara Guljajeva, was leading a workshop at the Estonian Academy of Arts in Tallinn from 17th to 21st of May. The 5-day class was a combination of theory and practice, and meant to achieve basic interactive results with little or no …