What would happen if birds perched on electrical wires were transformed into musical notes? How would their position in space translate sonically?
Mei Mei ‘Jules’ Yap came across her first IKEA hack while scouring the Internet for design inspiration. She realized these hacks, which involve using an IKEA accessory or piece offurniture in a clever or unexpected way to create something new, were fairly popular and she began looking for more.
Washington-based painter Tyree Callahan modified a 1937 Underwood Standard typewriter, replacing the letters and keys with color pads and hued labels to create a functional “painting” device called the Chromatic Typewriter.