Design as Strategy and Practice

Week 10_A/D/O and Interactivity

I love the atmosphere of A/D/O, which is fulfilled with creative art and design. The main lobby’s ceiling design really amazed me. The city’s dramatical change by time could be seen through the skylight that includes a strategically placed mirror. It is an incredible broad view that allows anyone standing underneath to get good views of both the Brooklyn… Continue reading Week 10_A/D/O and Interactivity

Light and Interactivity

Week 10_24-hour lighting feature

My idea is to create early morning and late afternoon ambient light followed by daytime clock shadow.  I don’t have the board which has the RTC function, so I use the Arduino UNO and the millis() function to make the 24-hour lighting feature. And I bought the WS2811 LED strip which is powered by 12V. An… Continue reading Week 10_24-hour lighting feature


week8_Assignment: Turned Foosball Players

This week we are going to create a functional foosball player using the lathe. I love the idea of this assignment! Key Dimensions Overall height should be close to 4.3″ Maximum width/depth should be around 1.25″ There must be a hole to accept the foosball bar, the hole is 9/16″ in diam and 2.75″ from… Continue reading week8_Assignment: Turned Foosball Players