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MIDI Elements Teensy Library V2

After quite some time, I finally found a chance to update the MIDI Elements library, improve some features and make a proper documentation for it. After a lot of requests I added a class for endless encoders and RGB LED’s. Also added mapping features for the Potentiometer class that makes it easier to use with more unconventional sensors like infrared…

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CTM Hack Lab

This January I was lucky enough to participate in the CTM festival in Berlin. More precisely I was part of the Music Makers Hack Lab curated by Peter Kirn and Darsha Hewitt. During a week full of events and workshops located at Kunstquartier Projektraum and all over Berlin; as a diverse group of extraordinary multidisciplinary artists we had to team…

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AST 2.0

photo by bad-pixel Ast (meaning branch), is an expressive multi-sensor musical instrument Marco Brosolo conceptualized and created for his performances. It is a collaboration going for quite a few years now between Marco, Massimo Scamarcio, Sebastian and recently myself. The latest developments we worked on was adding a second pair of pressure and position sensors, buttons, knobs, a gyroscope, reprogramming…

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Digital Warrior MK1

Finally after almost four months of hard work and sleepless nights I am proud to say that Digital Warrior MK1 is finally ready, and not one, but a whole army of them! With a lot of upgraded features like custom factory produced PCB, RGB button pads, tri-color endless encoders, 36-step sequencer and an aluminium enclosure. This project now has its…

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COLONY361 Kinect installation

COLONY361, another great festival organized by the Afro Banana Republic in an abandoned military camp at the Athalassa Forest. In collaboration with Costantinos Demosthenous we set up an interactive installation in one of the old buildings. Implemented in Processing, utilizing blot detection and physics libraries. The user’s silhouette would be projected on the wall and interact with bouncing bananas floating…

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