Ecco Luce
Ecco Luce

A design project with Jonas Samson. LED illuminated ‘wallpaper’ responds to sensor inputs. Several installations have been built, a.o. one in the tunnel by Schiphol Airport which responds to trains driving past and passengers on the platform. A different installation for BoxFresh and one for Universtity of Twente.      

A4 robots
A4 robots

The A4 robots are designed aimed at production using a laser cutter with just one A4-size sheet of material. The robots have featured on many exhibits, such as TechFest Mumbai (2012), Gogbot Enschede (2013), Tuin van de Machines (het nieuwe instituut), Rotterdam (2015). Also as competition the design restriction works very well (and has let […]

Solar Spiral Drawing Sunrise
Solar Spiral Drawing Sunrise

The Solar Spriral Drawing Sunrise is a small solar powered robot cart driving around a pole. This project by Esther Polak was conceived at the Medialab Prado in Madrid during Interactivos?08. I designed and build the electronics for the first prototypes. Recently it has been nominated for the ‘Akademieprijs Astronomie en Kunst 2015’.

Pianomobiel
Pianomobiel

The ‘Pianomobiel’ aka Frankensteijnway has been built together with Wout Zweers. It has been invited to many festivals for short -mobile- performances, but also to boldly go to places where no piano has gone before.    

Pix
Pix

Pix, the animatronic pneumatic desk light. First featured at Gogbot 2009. Still not completely under control 🙂

Ik-a-sketch
Ik-a-sketch

The Ik-a-Sketch has been designed during Mediamatic’s 2009 spin-award winning RFID hackers camp together with Neil Mendoza and shown during PICNIC09 in Amsterdam.

Horseshoe crab
Horseshoe crab

Roaming around city squares at dusk, carrying in its wake the sounds of the ocean.. This battle-bot inspired larger-than-life horseshoe crab acts as an interactive robot, trailing people. It was first shown at Gogbot in 2007.