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Sam and Dale Griffin are interested in a permanent dynamic installation for their newly redesigned backyard at their home in Palo Alto, CA. The garden was designed by Andrea Cochran Landscape Archi...more

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Skills Dev IV: Working with Outputs - Motors and Movement
Yanling Zhang
Yanling Zhang Posted on 2021-12-08 23:33:30 -0500.

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Skills Dev IV: Working with Outputs - Motors and Movement
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ihans Posted on 2021-12-04 21:02:17 -0500.

Super cool!

Head in the Clouds
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Alex Wang Posted on 2019-10-13 22:58:04 -0400.

Wow! This project is so cool!

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Lu Zhu Posted on 2017-09-21 23:20:36 -0400.

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mdemko
mdemko Posted on 2016-12-01 08:00:10 -0500.

It seems like you're drawing inspiration from the paper leaves hanging from the ceiling. This uses the same material, paper, to give the material in bulk a new form. I wonder what the significance will be of a giant paper dragon hanging from the ceiling. Also, swaying it in some manner, by hand or using a vent, and projecting lights of different color are interesting options to explore.

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Investigation I - That Which is Hidden

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Explore a spooky line of design inquiry that reveals an aspect of a system that is hidden. Make (an aspect of) a hidden system visible, tangible, perceivable, or discussable through a designed art...more

Skills Dev II: Working with Sensors and Inputs

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Taking cues from Memorials for the Future and the Final Cut, design a hybrid space to act as a site of memorial in a 10 year horizon. The monument should be a site of memorial for of an individual ...more

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Design a hybrid ritual for data loss (the forgetting or dispossessing of digital memories) supported with one or more tangible (physical/digital) objects. Image Credit: Forget Booth by Zain Isla...more

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Develop a hybrid object (tangible, connected object) for memory; this critical prototype should embody, externalize or augment your memory through digital and computational processes. Image Cre...more

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Design a hybrid ritual for data loss (the forgetting or dispossessing of digital memories) supported with one or more tangible (physical/digital) objects

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Examine the opportunities for public engagement with the remote Martian garden and propose an poetic gesture for the mission. Demonstrate the idea with a prototype.

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Find and discuss one example of calm technology in a commercial product. The example can be a product that completely blends into the background, or it can be a feature of a product that uses the ...more

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Design and build a device or system that responds to external stimuli, makes decisions and affects the occupants of its shared environment.