Category Archives: Internet of Things

Chrome Web Lab

Web Lab is a groundbreaking, year-long exhibition, featuring a series of interactive Chrome Experiments that bring the extraordinary workings of the internet to life. Google Creative Lab and Tellart created the concept of the Web Lab–from the user-experience as an integrated online and onsite experience, to its science museum context and audience, to the optical [...]

Chrome Web Lab by Google & Tellart

Web Lab Experiments Open Sourced

It’s bittersweet for us to know that this is the last weekend of the Chrome Web Lab.

Although the first part of Web Lab’s existence is coming to an end, we are elated to reveal the next chapter in Web Lab’s evolution: the open sourcing of code and hardware for some of Web Lab’s most popular activities.

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Behind the Scenes: Prototyping Web Lab

Announcing the first of many sneak peeks at the creation process that led to the Chrome Web Lab.  In this set of videos, we take you behind the scenes to show you some of the prototypes and motion sketches that were instrumental in the creation of two of Web Lab’s most popular experiments: the Universal Orchestra and the Sketchbots.

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The Love Song Machine

For Valentine’s Day, Tellart launched the Love Song Machine–a brightly colored octave of mechanically played physical bells connected to a web-based music composition interface. Players either selected a popular love song from a menu, or used a drag and drop composition interface to submit a song, and then watched as their songs were played out [...]

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Tellart Sketchtools

Tellart’s culture and work represent a symbiotic relationship between research, teaching, and working with clients. Since 1999 we have been producing our own tools–called Sketchtools–that allow designers and engineers to work closely together in tight cycles of iteration. Commanding physical and virtual materials with a holistic design approach has become critical as products and architecture [...]

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