a web-based collection of parametric software tools and self-adjusting connector systems for making geodesic structures of human-scale proportion.
a free service for connecting the emerging network of localized fabrication technologies with people who need stuff made.
velosynth augments the cycling experience by providing a cognitive bridge between motion and sound.
a research initiative focused on the study and application of microlocal interaction, emergent orchestration, and affective modularity.
an investigation into the method, application, and practice of digital fabrication and rapid prototyping.
realtime thoughts on process, emergence, and stuff. hit record, start talking, see what happens.
an experimental research effort into developing a repeatable pattern for deploying small-space backyard gardens.
(pronounced: progressive enhancement) is a survey of strategies for designing in and around complex emergent systems.
an experimental investigation into spaceframe systems from a fabricate-it-yourself perspective.
EFFALO is headquartered in beautiful Asheville, NC — amongst the Blue Ridge Mountains and the ghost of Bob Moog. Got a project you'd like us to work on or just want to say hello? Please don't hesitate to get in touch, we'd love to hear from you!