Do It Yourself

The African Fabbers project

The Urban FabLab is proud to announce you that the African Fabbers project has been officially selected for participating in the most important African Biennale of Marrakech and Dakar 2014.... READ MORE...

La città visibile. Performance con Mammafotogramma Studio

Quello con Mammafotogramma Studio è il primo evento curato da Marco Mancuso per Digicult nell'ambito del progetto Milano e Oltre organizzato da Connecting Cultures nel mese di Maggio alla Triennale di Milano. L'evento è previsto per Domenica prossima 12 Maggio, dalle 11 di mattina alle 20 di sera sulla Terrazza della Triennale... READ MORE...

DIY Civic Areal Mapping. Workshop con WeFab-Make The Right Thing

Le mappe possono essere di grande aiuto per facilitare i processi decisionali e le mappature sono state utilizzate molte volte nella storia dell'umanità per fornire riferimenti spaziali alle informazioni soprattutto in casi eccezionali come disastri, calamità naturali o semplice monitoraggio civico per la tutela del territorio. Per la prima volta a Milano iniziamo un esperimento di Mappatura Civica o, in altre parole, di mappatura del territorio per stimolare l'impegno civico.... READ MORE...

Libre Graphics Meeting 2013

From 10-13 April, Medialab-Prado hosts the international Libre Graphics Meeting (http://libregraphicsmeeting.org/2013/?page_id=192) in Madrid, Spain. The event brings together developers and designers from all over the world to work on the many different tools in the Free, Libre and Open Source toolbox.... READ MORE...

Between design and sound: the feeling of touching according to Yuri Suzuki

Yuri Suzuki is a designer and sound artist, born in Tokyo and currently based in the UK and Sweden.He explores the world of sounds using an innovative and challenging approach producing design creations and pieces, and questioning in an unusual and original way the relationship between visual and audio data, as well as the aspects of visibility of electronics. Suzuki also has a background in music and technology, disciplines that converge in his design research around sound.... READ MORE...

Mapping the electomagnetism. Detektors by Martin Howse and Shintaro Miyazaki

Detektors is an open and collaborative project which consists in devices capable of recording hidden electromagnetic emissions produced by common electronic tools such as mobile phones, laptops, cameras etc. In addition, Detektors can also capture the high frequency bands: modulation of WiFi, Bluetooth, GSM, UMTS and GPS networks, as well as any other transmission system between 100 Mhz and 5Ghz.... READ MORE...