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Soft Robotics – Week 6

DARPA Questions: What are you trying to do? Articulate your objectives using absolutely no jargon. I’d like to make a visualization of the numbers of police brutality oriented deaths in North America over the last 50 years by inflating and deflating a set of silicone lungs. This piece is a metaphorical response to the Eric … Continue reading Soft Robotics – Week 6

I Can’t Breathe

This is a project based on a Black Lives Matter dataset that catalogues that number of unjust black deaths by the hand of police over the last ten years. This project is for Soft Robotics and isn’t due for another week and a day so the following image and video are of a prototype. The … Continue reading I Can’t Breathe

WEEK 4

I tried to make an octopus/spider based off of this video. I learned that working with silicone is a lot more challenging that I expected. The images I had in my head really translated differently in practice. I’m not sure how to make the stencil method work well. The silicone seems to have flooded some … Continue reading WEEK 4