A two-week Bachelor of Design class at the University of Nîmes (France), initiated by artist and academic Lucile Haute, experimented with biofabrication using kombucha cellulose, novel material.
Published 22 April 2020 by Quentin Chevrier
Capturing the moment for distributed production of PPE, photographer Quentin Chevrier followed deliveries around a city on lockdown by the collective Makers x Covid Paris.
Published 22 January 2020 by Arnaud Idelon
Volumes is a collaborative space in Paris that includes coworking, a makerspace and a food lab. Now it’s preparing to open its second space just around the corner.
Published 20 January 2020 by Céliane Svoboda
In residency at the Re-store in Paris, thr34d5 (threads) medialab uses design and open source as vectors toward a more inclusive society, with a little kombucha on the side. Interview.
Published 9 February 2019 by Ewen Chardronnet
Re-Store has just opened its doors in the northern Paris suburb of Saint-Denis. On February 7 the people behind the project presented the new space and invited others to join it.
Published 18 December 2018 by Vincent Guimas
Vincent Guimas of Fab City Grand Paris reports on the Fab City Foundation launch on December 12 and e-Residency in Tallinn.
Published 16 October 2018 by Cherise Fong
In California, community biology laboratory BioCurious is a catalyst for innovation in biotechnology, where biohacking is accessible to anyone. Makery stopped in for a visit.
Published 10 April 2018 by la rédaction
During his European tour of social and solidarity initiatives, Thomas Tichadou (We Can Be Heroes) met Dávid Pap, founder of Fablab Budapest.
Published 20 March 2018 by Cherise Fong
Since 2012, Counter Culture Labs, the grassroots biohacklab in the East Bay of San Francisco, has been promoting open citizen science. A couple years ago, it also began cultivating mushroooms…
Published 19 December 2017 by Elsa Ferreira
In 2011, the Music Hackspace was a group of noisy hackers getting together in a café. Six years later, the collective moved into a prestigious cultural institution in London.
Published 5 December 2017 by Elsa Ferreira
In London, the Green Lab has been exploring agritech and urban agriculture for six months. We took part in an aquaponics workshop to meet them.
Published 30 October 2017 by Cherise Fong
Niched on the third floor of a shopping mall in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia’s first FabCafe opened just over a year ago.
Published 19 September 2017 by Caroline Grellier
Léonce Atanley is multiplying Micro P Lab projects from his student room in Ghana. Interview with an advocate of 3D printing for Africa.
Published 12 September 2017 by Carine Claude
With a head full of educational projects, the founder of the two Indian makerspaces Maker’s Asylum is travelling the world to spread the word. Meeting.
Published 7 September 2017 by la rédaction
The annual conference of MIT-approved fablabs was held in Chile from July 31 to August 6. Constance Garnier, an expert on the French scene, reports back from Santiago.
Published 27 June 2017 by Annick Rivoire
The media darling and cofounder of La Paillasse biohacklab in Paris has resigned, now replaced by Hacene Lahreche. For French fablabs, this change marks the end of the “sandbox” era.
Published 27 June 2017 by Caroline Grellier
Visiting the coders of Ayiyikoh in Abidjan, who have been defending open source since 2014 for the autonomy of economics in Africa. The fablab is training the young in code and entrepreneurship.
Published 5 May 2017 by Pauline Comte
Ouvert depuis un mois dans le 20ème à Paris, le SimplonLab initie enfants et ados de ce quartier populaire à la fabrication numérique, grâce au programme Fablabs solidaires de la fondation Orange et l'aide de la mairie de Paris.
Published 25 April 2017 by Adrien Malguy
Taiwan is renovating its military-industrial heritage. The ex-military base of Treasure Hill was turned into an artistic village where the OpenLab Taipei is blossoming.
Published 31 March 2017 by Elsa Ferreira
How is the maker scene doing in the largest city of the European Union? Makery made the rounds of the digital fabrication spaces, less fablabs than makerspaces.