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Computer History Museum

The Computer History Museum in Mountain View, California, is the world’s largest museum dedicated to computers and computing devices

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Computer design: Commodore PET 2001 (1977)

The Commodore PET 2001, possibly the first personal computer ever, with its angular, white colored, case is the epitome of technology design in the ’70s

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History of Computer design: Holborn 9100 (1981)

Released in 1981, the Dutch microcomputer Holborn 9100, with its periscope-like monitor, is one of the most “futuristic” computer designs of the Eighties

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Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine at the Vitra Design Museum

From February 11 through May 14, 2017 the Vitra Design Museum in Weil am Rhein features the exhibition “Hello, Robot. Design between Human and Machine”.

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The Apple iPhone – history of a design revolution

The design history of the Apple iPhone, how it was developed by Jonathan Ive and Steve Jobs, its evolution and revolutionary influence on product design

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Barcelona | at the CCCB the exhibition “The Thinking Machine”

Until 11 December 2016 the CCCB in Barcelona presents the exhibition “The Thinking Machine, Ramon Llull and the Ars Combinatoria”

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Patrick Blanc – vertical gardens

Five projects by French vertical garden master, botanist Patrick Blanc, in Paris, Madrid, Kanazawa and Miami; his ideas and how his green wall systems works

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“The Great Animal Orchestra” in Paris

The Fondation Cartier pour l’art contemporain hosts the exhibition “The Great Animal Orchestra” inspired by the work of musician Bernie Krause

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Milan | New particle physics exhibition opens at the Science Museum

“Extreme. Looking for particles” is the title of the new section of the Museum of Science and Technology Leonardo da Vinci in Milan.

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Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality device – our test and review

Will Microsoft HoloLens Mixed Reality wereable device change the way we work? After testing in June, 2016, we present here our review, opinion and verdict

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Cubetto: a toy to teach computer programming to children

Launched the 8th of March in London, via a worldwide Kickstarter campaign, […]

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Trento |“Made in Math”, discovering mathematics at the Muse

The exhibition Made in Math, opening February 26 at the MUSE – […]

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London | Elytra Filament Pavilion, from May, 2016 at V&A Museum

Victoria & Albert Museum presents “Engineering Season”, including major exhibition on Ove […]

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When museums became virtual – 2: now & beyond

History of virtual museums, part 2. Virtual tours, augmented reality, intangible heritage, new immersive digital museums, experimental interaction devices

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When museums became virtual – 1: the origins

A brief history of virtual museums. Part 1: from early experiments to different types of digital museum to the virtual Guggenheim by Asymptote architects

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 3

Light sources for exhibition and museum design, part 2: performances and applications of LED lamps, Fiber Optic systems and electroluminescent LEC lighting

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 2

Light sources for exhibition and museum lighting design, part 2: description and applications of linear and compact fluorescent lamps and metal-halide bulbs

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Light sources for exhibition design – part 1

An article on characteristics and applications of light sources and lamps for exhibition and museum lighting. Part 1: halogen, halogen dichroic, PAR lamps

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Barcelona | HUMAN+ at CCCB – What does it mean to be human?

The exhibition “HUMAN +  the future of our species”, on view at […]

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London | Visual art beyond vision – “Sensorium” at Tate Britain

The revolutionary exhibition Sensorium running at Tate Britain in London from 26 August 2015 investigates how 4 paintings could be perceived by all 5 senses

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Make in Italy – 50 years of Italian innovation

Make in Italy the exhibition, at the Museum of Science and Technology and EXPO in Milan, presents innovative products developed in Italy throughout 50 years

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Casa Jasmina, the 1st open-source IoT house, opens in Turin

Saturday 6 June, 2015 Casa Jasmina, a cutting-edge IoT project curated by Bruce Sterling and Massimo Banzi, with the support of Arduino, opens in Turin

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Milan | Favilla: a tale of light

Favilla, installation in Piazza San Fedele in Milan, designed by Attilio Stocchi, is an immersive tale made of light and a narrator’s voice

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On Broadway – interactive urban data at the NYPL

On Broadway is an interactive installation, on view until January 2016 at the New York Public Library, a web application and a digital portrait of Manhattan

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London | Exhibition on coral reefs at the Natural History Museum

A major exhibition, open from March 27 to 13 September 2015 at […]

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Smithsonian Skin and Bones mobile app for NMNH

The Smithsonian Institution released “Skin and Bones” a free scientific app for mobile to be used at the National Museum of Natural History in Washington

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