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“To see the world, things dangerous to come to, to see behind walls, to draw closer, to find each other, and to feel. That is the purpose of life.”Life Magazine Motto

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“To me, its really… its so simple, that life should be lived on the edge of life. You have to exercise rebellion. To refuse to taper yourself to rules, to refuse your own success, to refuse to repeat yourself, to see every day, every year, every idea as a true challenge… and then you are going to live your life on the tightrope.”
Philippe Petit – Man on Wire

Alone in Kyoto

Today we went to visit the Miyakoda Roland DG factory in Hamamatsu. There were so kind and funny people in there. They showed us their factory and method of fabrication. They don’t use line production … Read more

Fab Academy 2013. Tipping point.

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I have just finished the Fab Academy 2013 experience. Fab Academy is a global education program directed by Neil Gershenfeld, director of the Center for Bits and Atoms at the Machassusets Institute of Technology (MIT). I took the course in Fab Lab Barcelona and my local instructors were Tomas Diez, co-founder of the Smart Citizen Project and Luciano Betoldi. You can find my chronicles during the academy here.  Fab Academy dramatically changed my life. Truth be told, I didn’t even know what I was going to do with my life a few months before. Looking backwards I don’t know wheter I found Fab Academy or Fab Academy found me, because if I roll back and think how I ended up here, it has been all a series of coincidences. This is the story. Read more