Meet BCNM’s incoming director Nicholas de Monchaux and celebrate the start of the semester with the Berkeley Center for New Media’s annual open house! This is a great opportunity to connect with faculty, students, and staff on campus who work in the new media space.
Below are some of the amazing projects we’ll have on display:
** Wearable prototypes from the research behind Google’s Project Jacquard by Noura Howell | Kimiko Ryokai & Eric Paulos
** Demonstrations from the Hybrid Ecologies Lab | Eric Paulos
*Skintillates: Designing and Creating Epidermal Interactions- Joanne Lo
*BCNM LED — Crafting LED Displays: An Exploration of Light as Material through Secondary Optics – Cesar Torres
*LiveWire: Leveraging Theatricality for an Expressive Internet of Things – Cesar Torres
*ProxyPrint: Supporting Crafting Practice through Physical Computational Proxies – Cesar Torres
*Tool Path as a Mold: Forming 2.5D geometries from plastic sheets – Kevin Tian
*Fingernail displays: Ambient information at your fingertips – Christine Dierk
*Ukulele Fabrication: Computationally designing ukuleles for fabrication – Christine Dierk
** Visualizations on the Color of New Media by Andrea Horbinski and Renée Pastel | Abigail De Kosnik
** Radial displays of climate change by Akhila Raju | Greg Niemeyer
** Selfie Poetry | Alex Saum-Pascual
Plus, you’ll have the chance to preview our upcoming programming (GIFs, Immersion, Algorithms, and more!) and our vision for the coming year. Join us to reconnect — or forge new connections — and find out more about how you can be involved in new media at Berkeley!
RSVP below to join us!