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    Content by Mika Satomi and Hannah Perner-Wilson
    E-Textile Tailor Shop by KOBAKANT
    The following institutions have funded our research and supported our work:

    Since 2020, Hannah is guest professor of the Spiel&&Objekt Master's program at the University of Performing Arts Ernst Busch in Berlin

    From 2013-2015 Mika was a guest professor at the eLab at Kunsthochschule Berlin-Weissensee

    From July - December 2013 Hannah was a researcher at the UdK's Design Research Lab

    From 2010-2012 Mika was a guest researcher in the Smart Textiles Design Lab at The Swedish School of Textiles

    From 2009 - 2011 Hannah was a graduate student in the MIT Media Lab's High-Low Tech research group led by Leah Buechley

    In 2009 Hannah and Mika were both research fellows at the Distance Lab

    Between 2003 - 2009 Hannah and Mika were both students at Interface Cultures
    We support the Open Source Hardware movement. All our own designs published on this website are released under the Free Cultural Works definition

    Large Scale Knit, Crochet and Knotting

    Knitting, crocheting and knotting yarn, rope and other materials to make even larger 2 and 3 dimensional structures!

    Knit Playground:
    >> http://www.tlp.co.jp/

    Knotted rope hammock from plasic bags:
    >> http://digrat.blogspot.com/2009/03/netted-rope-hammock-making-progress.html

    How to make rope from plastic shopping bags:
    >> http://www.instructables.com/id/Rope-made-from-plastic-shopping-bags/

    Strong enought to climb up:
    >> http://carolinewoolard.com/

    Unconventional Body Objects by Phuong Thuy Nguyen:
    >> http://www.lospremiagrumi.com/?p=4513

    PHAT KNITS by Bauke knottnerus:

    work by Christien Meindertsma:
    >> http://www.christienmeindertsma.com/index.php?/projects/urchin-pouf/

    >> http://www.magdasayeg.com

    Dana Barnes Souled Objects:
    >> http://www.souledobjects.com

    1 Comment so far

    1. Sue Emms on October 29th, 2012

      I love the work that is being produced.

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