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RHYME Student projects exhibited at AHO WORKS

Three Student Projects from the “Musical Interaction and e-textile” course this fall were exhibited at the yearly AHO WORKS exhibition. The three projects were Candy Mountain Express, Hysj and Slenduro. All photos Stian K. Ruud.    

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RHYME at Ambience 2011

Birgitta Cappelen and Anders-Petter Andersson presented their paper “Designing Smart Textile for Music and Health” at the Ambience11 conference in Borås the 28. November 2011. “The Ambience conference focuses on the intersections and interfaces between technology, art and design. The … Continue reading

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New Designs and musicking experiences

During the empirical studies of ORFI at Haug School this spring, many wishes and requirements were proposed and formulated. The music and health professionals wanted the sound source to be close to the interaction place, similar to how acoustic instruments … Continue reading

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New sensors, shapes, textures and interaction forms

In parallel with the development of new hardware platforms, new input devices are being designed and developed. And therefore new shapes and textures are being designed and new forms of musical interaction explored. Development and structure of textile touch sensor … Continue reading

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Bill Verplank interacted in ORFI at NIME

Bill Verplank, the man who developed the graphical user interface (GUI), the mouse and the term “Interaction design”, interacted with ORFI at the NIME conference. Ha seemed very pleased with the tactile interface and the advanced musical possibilities of ORFI. … Continue reading

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ORFI was exhibited at NIME 2011

The ORFI installation was exhibited at the The International Conference on New Interfaces for Musical Expression, NIME,  in Oslo from 29. May – 1 June. Birgitta Cappelen and Anders-Petter Andersson also presented their paper Expanding the Role of the instrument at the … Continue reading

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RHYME presented at NORDES 2011

Birgitta Cappelen and Anders-Petter Andersson presented their paper Design for Co-creation with interactive montage at the 4th Nordic Design Research Conference, NORDES 2011 in Helsinki the 31. May 2011.

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We started the testing at Haug

Friday March 4. we started the testing of Orfi at Haug School and Resource Centre. The testing is based on Action Research methodology, so we will perform changed actions every week.

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Pilot testing at IFI

February 11. we installed Orfi in the bright and new Informatics building in Oslo, in order to go through the planned test at the Haug School. Luckely we had two children to test with at this time. The pictures below … Continue reading

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