Hyperrhiz 13

Critical Work shopping: The Contact Microphone

Ellen K. Foster
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Citation: Foster, Ellen K.. “Critical Work shopping: The Contact Microphone.” Hyperrhiz: New Media Cultures, no. 13, 2015. doi:10.20415/hyp/013.w01

Abstract: Included in this kit are picture-led instructions for making a contact microphone, video documentation of one workshop/happening, and a critical essay that discusses soldering knowledge, accessibility, experimentation and creative action.


About This Kit

Instruction Set: Building a Contact Microphone // Starting out on Soldering

Video: Contact Microphone Workshop & Jam, April 5, 2014

Critical Essay: Skill-sharing and Work shopping // Toward a Critical Practice