Workshop Abstract

Craft practices such as needlework, ceramics, and woodworking have long informed and broadened the scope of HCI research....

UPSKILL

Shimmy Upskill is a video game that teaches digitally illiterate garment workers basic digital skills. The lessons are...

E-Textiles

A multidisciplinary team composed of computer scientists, artists, and learning scientists from the University of Pennsylvania, MIT and...

QR-coded Embroidery

The conceptual and, in some specific cases, the visual similarity between traditional craft items, such as winter mittens...

STITCHING THE LOOP

The goal of Stitching the Loop is to broaden and deepen the computer science knowledgeable citizenry by attracting...

Chronos and Kairos

This interactive robotic sculpture explores the subjective experience of time in an airport holdroom. 65 robotic nodes are...

THE CRYING DRESS

This work was completed as part of a one-month quartier21 artist-in-residency during the Technosensual exhibition at the MuseumsQuartier in Vienna, Austria. In...

The Sound Shirt

The Soundshirt allows a deaf person to feel music on their skin and experience a live symphonic concert...

Nudgeables

Sometimes we need secret codes to communicate with our friends, partners, or colleagues while in the company of...

Illuminate

Yuchen Zhang got the inspiration for Illuminate when she was doing research around how air pollution could impact people’s...