Printed Electronics (PE)
by-wire.net participates in the Printed Electronics (PE) project. This project aims to develop and mature the PE ecosystem in South Netherland.
This project is supported by the European Union and the EFRO. More info here >>
Fashion Futures • Anke Jongejan
Future scenario’s for fashion – both as an industry and as a cultural phenomenon.
Fashion Futures does not want to shape the future of fashion by creating variations on what we already know, or just more of the same, but has fundamentally different solutions from the predominant system in fashion. Fashion Futures has been initiated by Anke Jongejan graduate of the MA Fashion Design in Utrecht (MaHKU): a fashion designer, but one with an expertise in research and a focus on processes. Anke loves design fiction.
Iztok Klančar • video maker
A visual story teller, working with video and photography installations and text. Iztok made the NazcAlpaca movie.
Martijn ten Bhömer
Great ‘Smart Textile Services designer’, PhD at the Eindhoven University of Technology and very skilled in concept, hardware and software development for complex textile products. Collaborator in the NazcAlpaca project.
De Reuver, breifabriek
Outstanding knitting company in Boven Leeuwen NL! They knitted the NazcAlpaca fashion items for us.
Waag Society • Institute for art, science and technology
Waag Research comprises Research Labs, where the creative research, activities and projects of Waag Society is carried out. This creative reserach is related to relevant social developments. They use the “Users as Designers” method for their research. An Artists & Researchers in Residence program connects leading international artists and researchers to Waag Society.
Alcon Advies advises companies how to make textile products and processes more sustainable. Corporate social responsibility is leading in this. We collaborated during the MVO project.
Contrechoc motivates by-wire.net into philosophic thoughts:
“Ever wondered what happens when we open up a personality? We think we will enter a world of the most wonderful innermost feelings and thoughts (“zieleroerselen” in Dutch). But no! We will only see numbers! Numbers, numbers, numbers!”
Besides that also partner is electronics and artistic concept creation.
The European Space Agency is Europe’s gateway to space. Its mission is to shape the development of Europe’s space capability to deliver benefits to the citizens of Europe and the world. by-wire.net developed the Moonlife project Human&Kind for esa >>
HKU • Kunst Media & Technologie
Part of Marina’s master study was a project on this faculty. In 2010 by-wire.net made a vibrating shirt as research topic for the music technology department >>
Protospace is an open source Fabrication Laboratory. In the space is a laser cutter, 3d printer, vinyl plotter and milling machine available for (almost) free. by-wire.net does lots of prototyping in this FabLab. by-wire.net won the Unlimited Design Contest 2010 organized by Waag Society and Protospace.
V2 • Institute for the Unstable Media
Marina Toeters is member of the E-Textile Workspace @ V2lab. Once a month we meet to discuss new developments in wearable technology. E-Textile Workspace >>
Maarten van der Meer
Photographer. Maarten had put the Moon Life collection in a perfect atmosphere >>
Fablab de Waag
Anyone can realize their ideas with Fablab Amsterdams the high tech equipment. Marina Toeters won the Ultimate Design Contest 2010, organized by Fablab Amsterdam. >>