Control the Algorithm

A hands-on exhibit designed based on the Gobo social media browser. Museum visitors were invited to the read the kiosk’s description of how a social feed is constructed, and then create their own. The conversation about which posts to physically place raised numerous...

MyDotTour – walking tour of Dorchester, MA

With colleagues at the MIT Center for Civic Media, I created a website to support youth-led tours of the Fields Corner neighborhood of Boston. The participants in the summer workshop researched the history of several sites in the area, posted their finding...

Map of the Future

The Map of the Future is an interactive climate change simulation created by Tactable for an NSF-sponsored traveling museum exhibit. I made major user-interface changes to the in-progress project, iterating quickly towards a simplified model that allows...

Conservation Lab

The Conservation Lab table is an interactive, multitouch table created by Tactable for the new Art of the Americas wing of the Boston MFA. The installation allows users to explore the issues that go into deciding whether to restore an aging piece of...

Creatures of the Fiery Pool

Creatures of the Fiery Pool is the interactive centerpiece, created by Tactable, of a traveling exhibit of Maya artifacts, focused on water’s centrality to their culture’s creation stories. I created interactive widgets that spring up when visitors touch the...