ITP2098 Thesis Part 1

Thesis Part I – Journal #4

I am trying to decide the orientation / design of the drawing machine. I have been mostly planning and leaning heavily toward a vertical XY plotter that is mounted / against a wall. But I’m also playing around with different ideas of having a plotter that is on a tabletop — allowing for movement around…

Thesis Part I – Journals #3

Research (cont’d) Vision” and “The Art of Tinkering” – and marking sections that I want to revisit. I’ve also watched the Peter Vogel documentary called “The Sound of Shadows” as well as flipped through Pedro’s copy of “Retrospective” that documents some of Vogel’s work. Personally, I really enjoy the visual aspect / aesthetic of exposed…

Thesis Part I – Journal #2

Researching The initial areas I’m starting to research are data visualization, interactive sound and visual installations, drawing machines, and sensing people and objects in space. The connection that I want to keep between data / visual / sound is still something that I am focused on and would like to maintain, while incorporating physical computation.…

Thesis Part I – Journal #1

Reflecting & Finding Threads I wouldn’t say a new connection / thread was made (yet), but I do know that I would like to keep some kind of connection between the main areas (fabrication, PComp, sound, and art) I mentioned in my thesis project. Also, I am also very much interested in data → sound…