All Polygon Door courses and products are research-led. This means that behind everything we do (courses, kits, labs and publications) is an active and ongoing research project. As a Polygon Door student you contribute to these projects as an active and valued part of our research community.
ArtBot is a flexible hardware programmable drawing machine/robot. It is designed to engage students in exploring the key concepts and qualities of computational processes without the intermediary of a computer. Control over its procedural action is exclusively exposed through its tactile hardware interface. The challenge in its design consists of exploring how to abstract fundamental programmatic constructs as[…]