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Possible Futures

September 15, 2020 |

In this surreal time of temporal suspense normality – or reality – seems on hold. There is a sense that we will not return to the same world we knew. Instead, we will have to adjust to a new normal. … Read More


September 8, 2020 |

“Merona” is an AR project speculating the future of interpersonal interaction. The sudden pandemic forced people to keep social distancing. Social behavior such as face-to-face communication, hugging, shaking hands and the like has become inappropriate. In such a situation, we … Read More

Virtual Hypergesture

September 8, 2020 |

Hypergesture is a robotic installation made of two robot arms that weave and dance around each other. By choreographing two robotic performers together I hope to recreate the dynamic relationships between human dancers when they perform in duets. Left to … Read More

Soft Grid

September 8, 2020 |

Soft Grid is a responsive environment that can inhabitant people’s behaviour in the space and encourage people to interact with it or with others. Soft Grid is a kinetic installation made from a low cost, interactive pneumatic system.Read More

Aura of Jianghu

September 8, 2020 |

Today, when new technologies continue to emerge, as architects, we no longer construct traditional spaces and functions, but re-architect the interactive logic of space, perception, memory and time. The fusion and interaction of the same time-space things existed perception, and … Read More


September 7, 2020 |





Shifting is a series of audiovisual experiments which explore the human ability to conceive perceptual environments out of ambiguous and abstract stimuli.

Spontaneous and irresistible illusions are provoked by a disruption of the causal relation between … Read More

Filter Moment

September 7, 2020 |


Currently people are immersing themselves in the digital virtual world. We gradually forget what a bird’s twitter sounds like when we put in our earphones; we dismiss the seasonal changes of the nature when we are busy texting replies … Read More


September 7, 2020 |

Hive is a modular kinetic architecture inspired by bee colony behaviour.

Giant honeybees (Apis dorsata) nest in the open and have therefore evolved a variety of defence strategies. Against predatory wasps, they produce highly coordinated Mexican wavelike cascades, whereby hundreds … Read More


September 7, 2020 |

In the Program Design for Performance and Interaction at Bartlett UCL, we once did a research design about the soundscape of the hubbub, which was called Hubbub. We took the restaurant as our research content and focused on the tableware … Read More

Quantum Quantz

September 7, 2020 |

Quantum Quantz explores a range of historically informed musical compositions for a range of newly extended small-pipes.Read More


September 7, 2020 |

ARCube is an experimental game for young children using augmented reality technology. It enables children to construct a magical digital world using simple blocks and a playful and intuitive interface.

Different combinations and orientations of blocks … Read More

Vital Morphons

September 7, 2020 |

Prototyping the architecture of the Planthropocene, Vital Morphons is a kinetic installation assembled from hybrid synthetic-biological modules. The Planthropocene, a term first used by Natasha Myers, encourages ecological thinking that intertwines relationships between plants and people. Inspired by … Read More

Bauhaus Recoded

September 6, 2020 |

The Interactive Architecture Lab teamed up with Late at Tate Britain for a one night public show of performances, interactive installations, and participatory workshops to celebrate the Bauhaus centenary and its continuing influence. As Bauhaus master Paul Klee wrote in … Read More

Support Structure_Part 1

September 6, 2020 |

Every installation needs a support structure. In this post, we will take a look at step one of making hive support structure which is servo orienting on pedals.

Before modelling the support structure, there is a … Read More

Online Open Day

June 26, 2020 | | One Comment

The heart of the Interactive Architecture Lab is its Masters in Design for Performance & Interaction (MArch). Based at The Bartlett School of Architecture, it explores what happens when we design not in three dimensions but four. The radical, interdisciplinary … Read More

Telepresenting Bodies in Cyberspace: The Visual Representation of Avatars

June 23, 2020 |

With the development of telepresence technology, people’s perception of body has entered a new age. Our cognition of “self” is no longer limited to the physical body in the real world. In online games and various social media, we … Read More

Clustering | Fabrication File Preparation

June 23, 2020 |

In this post, clustering and file preparation for laser cutter will be discussed. There will be another clustering section for support structure as well but the base is similar.


Clustering is … Read More

“Social distance device” narrow down

June 17, 2020 |

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