Physical Computing Workshops
During the 2013/2014 academic year MaML will be conducting workshops on the basic principles and practices of physical computing – giving artists and designers the opportunity to incorporate interactive media into their creative practice. Participates will be introduced to electronics and open-source hardware and software through the discourse of interactive media.
Using Physical Computing to Augment Experience
November 23rd, 2013 and January 18, 2014
The workshop will introduce participants from the HBKU campus and Doha community to open-source hardware and software – including digital/analog sensors and micrcontrollers, in the augmentation and mediation of the physical, tangible environment. The workshop will included a brief introduction to the Arduino Development Environment, its capabilities and limitations, as well as provide an opportunity experience the process hands-on. Participants will produce a small interactive device.