University of Michigan
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Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2121
Art Installation at the UpstART Festival March 31 - April 2, 2014 on the Ingalls Mall
Human Circuit is an interactive experience with technology and art. Software coordinates a low-voltage electrical circuit, a camera and an internet connection. The electrical circuit is incomplete until people join together to form a conductor, triggering a snapshot that becomes part of a photostream. Human Circuit enables a participant to be the photographer, the camera, and the subject at the same time.
Photos with Multidisciplinary Design Team working with the Kellogg Eye Center to create software used to diagnose eye diseases.
42 Hours of Re-creativity
Photos from 42 Hours of Re-Creativity, an annual 42-hour interdisciplinary design competition. Students Tomas Medina, Reece LaFortune, Tanner Petch, Nathaniel Marrufo, and Graham Kelly took apart a free piano, turning it into a table and chairs. (Photo: James Spain)
I make pyrophones, also known as fire organs, out of carpet tubes and kerosene.