The Open Hardware Summit is a one-day conference at the New York Hall of Science on the subject of open source hardware and related business models, manufacturing, legal issues, and design. Speakers are affiliated with the Media Lab, Eyebeam, Arduino, Big Labs, and others. September 23. See the schedule here.
The Maker Faire is a two day event sponsored by Make Magazine at the NY Hall of Science as a showcase for the maker/tinkerer community. It’s a great event for anyone interested in home made robots, bikes, 3d printers, open source/hacked SEM microscopes, etc., etc. September 25-26. NYTimes feature here.
(thanks to Shawn for the tip)
A beautiful and amazing on-site installation by office da architecture.
Students at the University of Technology in Sydney collaborated with architect Chris Bosse on this pretty “digital origami” exhibit featuring 3,500 recycled cardboard “molecules.”