Casting of a SoundCurtain prototype silicone core on a 75micron mylar film. The silicone layer is assembled in flexible sandwich construction with a think mylar film screen-printed with a pattern that acts as speaker and mic wiring. Andreas Raptopoulos filmed by Martha Sakellariou.
SoundCurtain is a new product concept; it is an electronic device that transforms noise into a controlled, evolving soundscape. Devices Single Layer Prototype (can be used in combination with velvet and other textiles) components: 75micron mylar film screenprinted with conducting silver/epoxy ink, microphone, sound processing/producing electronics, NXT exciters dimensions: height 2000mm, width 1000mm weight: 0.75 kg Multi […]
A topological study of the private living space. The floor plan follows basic architectural principles, but is in fact very far from representing reality and precision of proportions. The metric system used here, is emotion and memory associated with specific areas. There are no material obstacles (objects or structures) of more importance than the […]
‘The forest of Puijo’ is a project engaged with the philosophical suggestion that social space is a social product [Lefevre]. By producing ‘new’ spaces, a social transformation is possible; one that can potentially revolutionize both ideological and spatial structures. Two issues that originate from this argument; firstly, without the space of the commodity there […]
‘Eroticity’ is transforming the urban environment by following the flow of desire, sensuality and sexuality whille considering the “skin” of the architecture as a connotation to the material presence of the body. The sexualization of the building and the eroticization of the commonplace, comments on the view of architecture -especially the geometries of […]
Physical performances of immense technical precision executed within a limited fluid space. This activity creates an interesting chain of events that in turn generate contradictions regarding our perception of matter and space. Water is associated with notions of infinite and borderless space, yet we can effortlessly confine it within other spaces. The body contains […]