Making Glove Controllers

When

Wednesday, April 18, 2018
6:00pm - 9:00pm

2018-04-18 18:00:00 2018-04-18 21:00:00 America/New_York Making Glove Controllers D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill LibraryD. H. Hill LibraryD. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library2 Broughton Dr. Campus Box 7111 Raleigh, NC 27695-7111

Where

  • D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library
    D. H. Hill Library
    D. H. Hill Makerspace at the D. H. Hill Library
    2 Broughton Dr.
    Campus Box 7111
    Raleigh, NC 27695-7111

Workshop Description

During this workshop, participants will be introduced to concepts in wearable interfaces, construct their own simple glove controllers, and mod a sample interactive experience. All materials will be provided.

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Contact Information

Marian Fragola
919-513-3418

Admission

Free and open to NC State students. Registration required.

Other Information

About the instructor: Kaho Abe is a game designer and media artist based in NYC interested in improving social and personal experiences through the use of technology, fashion and games. She designs games and builds custom controllers with the hope to bring people together in new ways, face to face, in public spaces. Her work is a result of her lifelong interest in technology, her love of social games and her previous career as a fashion designer. Kaho also shares her practice by developing content and teaching Playable Fashion, an afterschool program for highschoolers, originally taught at Eyebeam Art and Technology Center. She also teaches classes about building custom game controllers at the NYU Game Innovation Lab.

Glove controller with spikes Glove controller with spikes

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