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Autodesk

Exhibit

Autodesk 123D is free software integrated with content and fabrication services. At Maker Faire NY Autodesk will be hosting a hands on makerspace where participants can have hands on experiences with our free apps and 3d printers. We also will be hosting an educational hack-a-thon where educators will be answering the question ""How do you use a 3D printer in your classroom?


Automated Digital Photo Collage

Exhibit

Layering moment after moment of its own choosing, the Automated Digital Photo Collage creates a visual hoard:u00a0u00a0a decidedly nonhuman view of moments, which intrigues with its logic and strange algorithmic humor.u00a0


Bard Rock

Exhibit

Shakespeare in concert. Bard Rock reappropriates the conventions of Renaissance theater to create a show that is fun and accessible for all ages. Think of us as modern traveling minstrels.


Bash the Trash Demo Show

Presenter

Bash the Trash builds, performs and educates with instruments made from reused materials. Our performers will take participants on a journey of science, sound and sustainability, using demonstration, hands-on participation and group performance. Audience members will learn how instruments work and how to make and experiment with their own.


Batterie-en-Valise: music for two percussionists and five suitcases

Performer

Part found-object sound sculpture, part new music performance, and part interactive conversation about human relationships with objects. A set of vintage suitcases mount dangling curiosities & repurposed harmonic assemblages.


bhold: Responsive Product Design in Action via 3D Printing

Presenter

It's time for consumer manufacturing to speed up to meet consumer needs. Beyond rapid prototyping, 3D printing will allow product cycles to speed up, which will lead to better, more innovative products. Designers can be more responsive to consumer feedback, bringing us to a new era of responsive product design. 3D printing allows anyone to map an idea from concept to production more quickly than before and with direct feedback from consumers
New design startup bhold will illustrate with prototypes, demos & showcase of final products.


Bigshot: The Digital Camera for Education

Presenter

Hear the story of Bigshot, a DIY digital camera kit, that was developed at Columbia University and is now a commercial product. Inventor Shree Nayar will review the motivation behind the camera, the design process and the online educational experience.


Bike Zoo

Exhibit

The Bike Zoo combines the simplicity of pedal-power, with the animation of puppets . We take the world to a fantasy land of giant animals, where anything is possible with the power of your own legs and some imagination.


BioLite

Exhibit

BioLite develops and manufactures advanced energy products that make cooking with wood as clean, safe, and easy as modern fuels while also providing electricity to charge small devices like cell phones and LED lights off-grid. Headquartered in Brooklyn, NY, the company was founded in 2009 by Jonathan Cedar and Alec Drummond. Discover more about BioLite at biolitestove.com, facebook.com/biolitestove and twitter.com/biolitestove


Browsercize

Exhibit

Browsercize promotes healthy computer work habits by prompting its user to take physical-exercise breaks. The computer's internet browser locks the user out of its use until he/she touches his/her toes 10 times.


Build Your Own New York Postcard Paper Kits

Exhibit

Wurlington Press publishes postcard scale-model kits of architectural landmarks of New York and other cities. Mail the postcard, then cut it apart to explore these tiny places.


Building with ModiBot

Exhibit

ModiBot is a 3d printed, figure-based build system of interchangeable ball & socket connectors. Users choose from over 400 parts to create their own imaginative creatures, robots, heroes and play scenes.


Burnkit2600

Performer

Burnkit2600 have been experimenting with electronics and carving their own musical niche since 1997. Elements of circuit-bending, analog wizardry and chip music combine to make a one of a kind mix.


Bushwick Print Lab

Exhibit

Bushwick Print Lab presents live silkscreening on shirts, totes, paper, and any other material a visitor may bring to the Faire. We will be printing various images based on the themes of science and technology.


BUST Magazine Craftacular

Exhibit

The BUST Magazine Craftacular is a pop-up shopping festival, featuring 70+ vendors selling the best in handmade wares.


C.U.T.E.

Exhibit

C.U.T.E. is an acquaintance making game based on a speed dating format. Participants will have two minutes to engage with a stranger though a series of prompts.


Carte Blanche – A magical glowing greeting card

Exhibit

Did somebody send you a blank greeting card? No! - it's a Carte Blanche. Grab your computer, turn off the lights, and hold the card to your screen to decode the secret message. This glowing card is reusable, send it back with


Celebration – playing the Happiest Music On Earth

Exhibit

My project is a Carousel Band Organ, called Celebration. It has 122 hand crafted pipes of brass and wood. The pipes resonate and speak by air pressure. It uses 3 micros; Arduino Mega, Arduino Uno, Midio128 controller, and is operated wirelessly via a custom Android tablet app.


Cell Phone Kaleidoscope

Exhibit

This is a human-scale kaleidoscope designed for exhibition spaces. The participants are encouraged to see the show differently through the lens of their camera, by holding their phones up to the kaleidoscope. It is fully arti


Clear as the Dream on your Face

Exhibit

How would people react if they could see your dream? Write down a sleeping dream you had and I'll paint your face with images from the dream and photograph you. People will then be able to see your dream on your face.


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