Alessio Chierico will organize a workshop in Ahhaa next Saturday between 14 and 18.
Monitor hack and reuse
This workshop shows how LCD monitors works, which are the technologies embedded in it, and how it is possible to modify and reuse monitor parts for different purposes. Participants will learn some very simple process to create: a lightbox, a transparent screen, a polariscope, and a screen for invisible contents. The workshop will provide the basic “know how” in order to stimulate creativity and ideas. Participants will be shortly introduced to some basis of imaging technologies, and will be shown existing examples of projects which uses hacked monitors.
The aims of the workshop is to propose several way of recycling and reuse broken or dismissed electronic devices, and make visible the the technologies behind the digital image.
More information here : http://www.ahhaa.ee/events_category/tartu-sundmuste-kalender/?id (in Estonian)
registration here :https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1QI4BQK7FEeTMLjacLIZUAyK51qRk2bMOO6-8DBOgzyM/viewform (only for ten people !)