Author Archives: apriltann

About apriltann

I am a second year masters of architecture student.

Immaterials: Light Painting

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A Day Made of Glass

A Day Made of Glass is a short film put together by Corning. It envisions a ‘normal’ day spent in a high-tech environment which comes to life with the help of glass.

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Float4 Interactive: Highest resolution interactive surfaces in the world

Float4 collaborated in a joint effort to push the limits of interactive technology and natural user interfaces. Leveraging on RealMotion’s clustering capability, two large scale interactive walls, using Christie MicroTiles, displayed multi megapixel resolutions in real-time, making these among the … Continue reading

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SOFT Rockers at MIT

Recharge yourself and your electronics while relaxing with friends outdoors in Killian Court.  The MIT SOFT Rockers are smart, clean energy charging stations disguised as outdoor rocking lounge furniture.  Unlike conventional ‘hard’ urban infrastructure, The SOFT Rocker leverages its environment … Continue reading

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Social Lightbulb

Group Members: April Tann, Keith Smith, Rachel Dickey Our proposal is for a new facade system for the aware home which utilizes the RFID and/or motion sensors in the home to control LED lights located on 10th street facing facade. … Continue reading

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