Digital Fabrication

Here is a list of contents in which Digital Fabrication appear.

Projects

2012

In 2012, iMAL, Center for Digital Cultures and Technology, will open the first Brussels-based creative FabLab. A Fab Lab (fabrication laboratory) is a small-scale workshop offering digital fabrication.

Activities

2013 - 2014

Toys Revival est un projet destiné à des étudiants de secondaire pour qu'ils s'initient à la fabrication numérique et expérimentent ces nouvelles technologies pour donner une nouvelle vie à d'anciens jouets.

2013

Etienne's work combines origami, art & technologies. During his summer residency at iMAL and FabLab.iMAL, he explored the art of walkalong gliders. The exhibtion presents his results and proposes a DIY atelier and a playground where your plane will fly with your energy.

2013

Memory of Form and Matter is a sculpture series exploring hybrid digital-physical forms. It combines algorithmically generated structures with digital simulations and animation.

2013

Etienne Cliquet was in residency at iMAL during the summer 2013 to prepare his exhibition Terrain d'Envol at iMAL gallery (19/09 - 20/10/2013).

2013

The designers Damien Gernay, Julien Carretero and Charlotte Dumoncel d'Argence from the Studio with a View collective begin the first of a series of residencies for young designers at FabLab.iMAL, in collaboration with MAD (Mode & Design Brussels). The results of their experimentations will be shown during the MAD(E) IN BRUSSELS exhibition at MAD, in the framework of Design September 2013.

2013

Mechatronics is the combination of mechanics, electronics and (more recently) computing to create programmable mechanical machines. This design process can be applied for example to robotics, it's also the basis of machines such as drawbots or RepRap, Makerbot or Ultimaker printers.

2013

Au premier semestre 2013, iMAL a organisé une série de workshops d'introduction à la fabrication numérique pour différentes écoles bruxelloises francophones.

2013

Sophie Bélair, artist from Quebec, is in residency at FabLab.iMAL to prepare her project at Casino Luxembourg.

2013

With this residency at iMAL and FabLab.iMAL, Felix is finalising his latest project to be exhibited at Festival VIA/Maubeuge (opening on 14 March 2013).

2012

Luis Miguel Girao is experimenting some new works mixing telematic performances, collaborative cyberspace and 3D printing.

News

This 31st March 2017, Le Pass (Scientific Adventure Park, Frameries) is opening its WOW ZONE, a new space dedicated to digital culture. Five interactive artworks have been selected following a call for projects, to be exhibited for the next five years in the WOW ZONE.

Among these five pieces, two have been through a residency at iMAL....

Véronique Barbier and her team from RTBF made this reportage on FabLab.iMAL broadcasted on the news on May 1, 2013. You can wath here (in French) here.