Photo: solo-ohne.com Stitching Worlds: Exploring Textiles and Electronics Edited by Ebru Kurbak Revolver Publishing Berlin 2018, 160 pages, ill., 25 x 19 cm, Softcover, English ISBN 978-3-95763-422-1 Contributions by Onur Akmehmet, Ekmel Ertan, Lars Hallnäs, Tincuta Heinzel, Mili John Tharakan, […]
Book Launch: STITCHING WORLDS at AIL, April 26 2018, Vienna (AT)
It is the last week of the Stitching Worlds exhibition! We would like to thank you all for your support and to invite you to the launch of Stitching Worlds: Exploring Textiles and Electronics published in conjunction with the exhibition. […]
The Knitcoin Edition
The Knitcoin Edition is an intervention in the well-known board game Monopoly. When players need play money, they must knit it.
The Embroidered Computer
The Embroidered Computer is an 8-bit universal electromechanical computer comparable to early mainframe computers that were built in the 1950s in terms of its capacity and workings.
The Yarn Recorder is a device for recording and playing sound, which curiously utilizes spools of yarns and threads as the recording media.
Tools We Want
Tools We Want emerged from the desire to imagine, design, and build functional tools for electronic textile practices, which have been bound to borrowing their tools from the formerly isolated domains of textiles and electronics.
Exhibition: STITCHING WORLDS at AIL, April 9 – April 27 2018, Vienna (AT)
Opening Event: April 9 2018, 19:00 This is the end exhibition and terminal destination for the research laboratory of Stitching Worlds. The exhibition blends the worlds of textiles and electronics in novel ways through past, present and future tense narratives. […]
Work-in-Progress: EMBROIDERED COMPUTER at AIL – Angewandte Innovation Lab, January 30 – February 3 2017
We move our work on the ‘Embroidered Computer’ to the AIL – Angewandte Innovation Lab for the coming week. We will be working there Monday to Friday and are open for visits from 12 – 5 pm. We would like […]
Exhibition: Art.CHI 2016 INTER/ACTION: DIGITAL ART THAT RESPONDS at Works Gallery, May 9 2016 – May 22 2016, San Jose (USA)
We are happy to present our work Crafted Logic at the Works Gallery in San Jose within the exhibition: Inter/Action: digital art that responds From the exhibition statement: “Art and Interaction have formed an integral part of SIGCHI’s Creativity and […]
Presentation: MAKE IT VIENNA at Maker Austria, April 30 2016, Vienna (AT)
We are happy to talk about Stitching Worlds in the framework of the ‘Make It Vienna’ lecture series. Saturday, April 30 2016 11:40 am Maker Austria, Schönbrunnerstrasse 125, 1050 Wien More information about the lecture series Make It Vienna […]
Presentation: MAKER FAIR VIENNA at Atelierhaus der Akademie der bildenden Künste, April 17 2016, Vienna (AT)
We are happy to present ongoing research at the Maker Faire Vienna. Sunday, April 17 2016 16:45 Atelierhaus der Akademie der bildenden Künste Wien Lehargasse 6-8, 1060 Wien The talk will be held in German. More information about the […]
Presentation: WHAT WE SAW IN CHINA at University for Applied Arts Vienna, April 11 2016, Vienna (AT)
We will talk about our research trip to China, presenting and discussion our experiences there. The presentation is an extension to what is already documented on StitchingWorlds/China. Monday, April 11 2016 6 pm Angewandte Innovation LabFranz Josefs Kai 3 […]
Literature: Die Kunst der Goldstickerei by Amalie von Saint-George
von Saint-George, Amalie. Die Kunst der Goldstickerei. Nebst einer Anleitung zur Verwendung der Goldstickerei in Verbindung mit Application. Wien: Verlag der Wiener Mode, 1890
Literature: Made in China by Pun Ngai
Ngai, Pun. Made in China: Women Factory Workers in a Global Workplace. Durham, NC: Duke UP, 2005.