Investing in the Bank of Hysteria

In the CITRIS Tech Museum in Sutardja Dai Hall, a new exhibit is designed to encourage “womxn, femmes, and gender-nonconforming community members” to express and share their anger. “The Bank of Hysteria Toll-free Rage Hotline” enables visitors to vent their thoughts at what looks like an automated teller screen, via text-message or phone. Then the installation prints out transcriptions of these messages into an overflowing crate of “rage receipts” below.

Sophie’s Super Hand

Reposted from Berkeley Engineering  |  11/1/15  | By Daniel McGlynn Sophie is eight years old. Her favorite animal is the cheetah. Her career aspirations, in […]

Democratizing the Maker Movement

The CITRIS Invention Lab is featured in the recent Huffington Post article “Democratizing the Maker Movement” (9/8/15) which highlights NSF’s investments in Maker spaces, tools, and […]