CAA Conference Los Angeles – FabCre8

On Thursday 22nd February Ingrid Murphy presented a paper at the renowned College of Arts Association Annual Conference in Los Angeles , her paper was entitled Space and the Transdisciplinary ethos of FabCre8. See the link here Spaces and Places for Artistic Interdisciplinary Collaboration in Science, Engineering, Art, Technology and Design 2018 College Art Association … Read more

Kinetica – Jon Pigott

Jon Pigott received FabCre8 funding to exhibit his piece Electromagnetic Interrogations at the 10th anniversary of Kinetica Art Fair in London. The piece is a kinetic sound work that form part of Jon’s ongoing investigations into sound, materials and systems

4S /EASST Conference – Jon Pigott

Jon presented a paper at the U.S and European convening of the ‘Science and Technology by Other Means’ . The paper was part of the STS and Artistic Practice as Research track organised by Trevor Pinch, Henk Borgdorff and Peter Peters. Following the event there are plans to publish an edited book of papers (in progress)

Cre8 VR

FabCre8 project “Cre8_VR”–  John Counsell Aims New approaches to authoring narrative content in VR; [i] Similar new approaches to authoring interactive VR based narrative embedded in Webpages:[ii] Blend 3D Scanned real objects and digital models to provide exploratory interactive design development viewable in all of these different dimensions and resolutions. Create interactive objects and examples … Read more

Interactive Global Reach Display

This is a project to design an interactive display to showcase CSAD’s international activity. A Santander funded project, we set ourselves the brief  to use a physical interface to access digital content, which would create a dynamic and ever changing display , which could also be used in to access specific geographic information.

The Syn-Tea-Sizer

Ingrid Murphy & Jon Pigott are currently developing a new interactive sound work for the Touchstone exhibition in Ireland in June 2017.  This piece exploits the conductive properties of gold lustre, a touchboard and a wire inlaid table to create a circuit which activates a ceramic soundscape through touch.  Above is an image of Ingrid … Read more

CSAD Touch Interactive Global Reach Display

Researchers from the Fab-Cre8 research group attended the Tiree Techwave 13 from 24-28th March 2017. One of the projects they worked on during the Techwave was the design and development of an interactive display to visualise CSAD’s global reach, the display was commissioned by Dr Fiaz Hussain ADI for CSAD as part of successful funding bid from Santander. Two … Read more

Call for Tiree Techwave

The thirteenth Tiree Techwave will be taking place from the 23-28th March 2017. FAB-Cre8 will be funding a group to travel and take part in the event. For information about the event please visit the TTW website by clicking here. If you are a member of CSAD staff and  interested in being part of  this … Read more

Jonathan Keep – Ceramic 3D Printing Workshop at FabLab Cardiff.

Renowned ceramicist Jonathan Keep gave a 3 day workshop in ceramic 3D printing in June 2016 for FAB-Cre8 members and Fab Lab Cardiff  associates. Jonathan gave an insightful lecture, followed by a demonstration of the Delta extrusion printers. Researchers were able to create and print their own files in clay. Ingrid Murphy and Jonathan also tested … Read more