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 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.
Published 14 February 2017 by Cherise Fong
Opened six months ago within the avant-garde ArtScience Museum in Singapore’s newest commercial and tourist district, the FabCafe is the latest addition to the global network born in Tokyo in 2012.
Published 6 February 2017 by Cherise Fong
Anupama Gowda and Pavan Kumar, encountered at the FAB12 international fablab conference in Shenzhen, created the first fablab in Bangalore, India, under a metro station. For Makery, Anupama Gowda tells its story.
Published 31 January 2017 by Laurent Catala
It’s summertime in Buenos Aires, not the best time to discover the growing network of Argentinian fablabs. While waiting for FAB13, the fabconf in Santiago de Chile in July, visit of El Reactor.
Published 6 December 2016 by Cherise Fong
Fablab Setagaya, the 18th and newest addition to the Fablab Japan network, is officially open since November 1, 2016 in a micro village of arts and crafts in the southwest of Tokyo.
Published 1 August 2016 by Cherise Fong
Laser-cut seaweed, drugged flies as miniature models of patients suffering from Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease… D-lab innovates in both education and design.
Published 19 July 2016 by Manon Walquan
In Tübingen, the fablab concerns itself with social integration of migrants and takes part in the Freifunk project for free access to the Internet. Guided tour.
Published 27 June 2016 by Cherise Fong
We ventured into Yamamoto Lab at Nagasaki University, pioneer of the biomimetic fish robots. Professor Ikuo Yamamoto’s marine-inspired mechatronics have won awards. And set records.
Published 30 May 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
The Lyon metropolis celebrates its makers. Makery explored the labs of France’s third-largest city, from the “historical” elders born in the suburbs to the fledgling new maker entrepreneurs.
Published 19 April 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
In Mexico, the maker movement is taking off. After the first chapter of our investigation dedicated to the pioneers, Makery introduces the new players.
Published 11 April 2016 by Elsa Ferreira
In huge Mexico City, people have always been doing and making. The community is growing and redefining its rules. Part 1 of our report focuses on the pioneers.
Published 15 March 2016 by Ewen Chardronnet
Set up in 2009 at the initiative of the sociologist Bruno Latour, the Médialab Sciences Po in Paris designs digital tools for social sciences. Encounter.
Published 16 February 2016 by Cherise Fong
Every Monday morning, one hour's train ride south of Tokyo, Fablab Kamakura opens its doors to the public. Report.
Published 22 January 2016 by Caroline Grellier
Developed by Cirad and makers from la Fruitière numérique in Lourmarin (France), the Elephant Box could solve the man-elephant conflict in Africa.
Published 10 November 2015 by Carine Claude
From November 6-15, Gamerz lab in Aix-en-Provence is holding the 11th edition of its festival for artistic tinkering around video games. Visit of a gamelab.
Published 30 October 2015 by Fabien Eychenne
Peru is the first and only country in Latin America to have hosted an international fablab conference. Since 2011, has the event created a dynamic specific to the emergence of labs?