Workshop "Wearables: Garment as interface"
2016.11.27 // Workshop
During the 18-19 November 2016 in the context of DEBUT 2016
, Alberto Valverde
and I tought a workshop about wearables at ESDEMGA ( School of Fashion of Galicia) from de University of Vigo.
During two intensive days we tutorized students projects in the way to incorpórate wearable technology to their projects. To do that we used arduino harware and software platform, as well we used diferent kind of sensors and conductive fabrics, thread an yarn in order to créate soft circuits that allow us to incorpórate them to garments.
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María Castellanos has a degree and a doctorate in Fine Arts from the University of Vigo, Spain.
In her work, she investigates the body, specifically the perception and sensory deficiencies of human beings. She focuses on the hybridizations between cyborgs and wearables as a paradigm for the expansion of human sensory capabilities.
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