Robotic Arts Intro Fall 2017 (IA277.01)

10/10: Studio Work Day!

Today is a project workday for Project 1: the midterm

Arduino Review

Take a look at what we have gone over so far if you need!

Tips and Tricks

How was the reading?

Chapter 1: What is poetic about computation? from Poetic Computation by Taeyoon Choi

School for Poetic Computation

Hannah Hiaasen

What is poetry?

Jaron Lanier on the origin of computers and binary instruments 1:20

BBC DOCUMENTARY : Calculating Ada - The Countess of Computing 2015

[The Analytical Engine] might act upon other things besides number, were objects found whose mutual fundamental relations could be expressed by those of the abstract science of operations, and which should be also susceptible of adaptations to the action of the operating notation and mechanism of the engine...Supposing, for instance, that the fundamental relations of pitched sounds in the science of harmony and of musical composition were susceptible of such expression and adaptations, the engine might compose elaborate and scientific pieces of music of any degree of complexity or extent.

Ada Lovelace

What the hell is a design technologist?


You are going to pair up with your neighbor and take a look at your working prototype for your project. As you take a look at your peer's project, consider the following.


Project 1: the midterm

Project 1 is due October 24th!
You have two weeks to bring your prototype to finished project.
Documentation Due: October 31st