OBC#2 ~ Open Bidouille Camp / Fac Lab ~

Samedi 16 février, au FacLab de Gennevilliers ( Université de Cergy-Pontoise ) pour le premier anniversaire de ce repère de makers, avait lieu la deuxième édition de l'Open Bidouille Camp, grande fête de la débrouille inspirée des Maker Faire états-uniens. Au menu de la formule, des ateliers gratuits en veux-tu en voilà consacrés au DIY (Do It Yourself), recettes incluses.

DIY ~ Detroit, je t’aime ~

Nora Mandray et Hélène Bienvenu préparent un documentaire interactif sur le DIY (Do It Yourself), la bidouille urbaine et la débrouille des habitants. Le lieu donc c'est Detroit, ville ravagée par le chômage, la crise et la mort des services publics.

Street Kid Book Factory_Eloisa Cartonera

Eloisa Cartonera is an independent book publisher where Buenos Aires' that sells recycled, hand painted books written by some of Latin America's most dynamic young writers. VC2 producers Steven Tagle and Sarah Gilbert profile the publisher's founder as well as interview some of the young street kids who collect the cardboard and paint the books. Every… Continue reading Street Kid Book Factory_Eloisa Cartonera

Taller Ditoria

Taller Ditoria was founded in 1995 by a small group of poets and artists. "We set up our own printing press and letterpress type and equipment. From its beginning, the purpose of Ditoria has been to use the craft of letterpress, to preserve the traditional fine arts of the book, and to combine these with… Continue reading Taller Ditoria

The Rain Tunnel, North Babylon, Long Island, N.Y.

Serene Teh & Noel Lee_Parkour motion reel

Serene Teh & Noel Lee from Singapore. Illustrated with technical pen, frame by frame.

Sakura_Solid Marker

The tough marker for tough jobs, the Solid Marker is solidified paint in a marker stick. It marks through oil, grease, rust, mud, snow—inside or outside. Dries within minutes, and is permanent once dry. Solid Markers won’t fade or wash off like chalk. The special “stay fresh” twist mechanism keeps paint fresh and ready to… Continue reading Sakura_Solid Marker