In a number of creative theatrical vehicles and animatrons by exoot (Tristan Kruithof) I have been responsible for the control, electronics and software. His vehicles are usually based on converted electric golf-carts or wheelchairs. Part of the control consists of
DrawBot has been realised at MakerFestival Twente together with Creative Tech BSc student Janwillem te Voortwis. DrawBot takes any image and converts it to low-res bitmapped robotised art.
Using a special set of servo’s, control panel and control box it is possible to make your cardboard creations come alive. The first edition of this workshop (try out) was at Gogbot festival 2015. Building robotic ‘heads’ and animating them
This is the first attempt of building a walking house, the Baba. It was shown during Gogbot 2014 – where it usually was referred to as the ‘birdhouse’
For the seeker mission #5 during Gogbot 2014 I provided the spaceship’s robotics. A robot for pipe inspection under the craft – and the converted utility vehicle (S.P.O.T.) as assistive robot for Extra Vehicular Activities
Rocket build together with Jelle de Graaf and Erik Terhorst for the lustrum of art collective B93 in Enschede.
The FirePlotter (Vuurplotter) is a 3 meter wide drawing machine using burning paste. It can make line drawings and has been used to paint numerous burning messages. The machine has been developed with Wout Zweers.
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
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.