In collaboration with Shanshan Zhou

Pinokio is an exploration into the expressive and behavioural potentials of robotic computing. Customized computer code and electronic circuit design imbues Pinokio with the ability to be aware of its environment, especially people, and to expresses a dynamic range of behaviour. As it negotiates its world, we the human audience can see that pinokio shares many traits possessed by animals, generating a range of emotional sympathies.

Selected Press:
Creative Applications | Ars Technica | FastCo Design
Design Boom | Gizmodo | Daily Mail | Huffington Post | The Creators Project

Douglas Easterly | Walter Langerlaar | STUDiO | LoM | VUW SOAD
Music: Do You See Me by Jared C. Balogh