Change search
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf
Ajna: negotiating forms in the making of a musical cabinet
KTH, School of Computer Science and Communication (CSC), Media Technology and Interaction Design, MID. (Interaction Design)ORCID iD: 0000-0002-3972-9689
ITU Copenhagen.
2014 (English)In: DIS '14 Proceedings of the 2014 conference on Designing interactive systems, Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014, 915-924 p.Conference paper, Published paper (Refereed)
Abstract [en]

Ajna is a musical cabinet made from a rich composition of acoustic materials and designed to perform digitally composed music. In this paper, we aim to unpack the design as well as key aspects of the design process that lead up to this unique artwork. We base our analysis on interviews with its two creators as well as on observations of Ajna performing in different contexts. From the perspective of interaction design, we first analyse the process of its making through the negotiations between physical form, temporal from, and the interactive gestalts. Lastly, we place these negotiations in a larger picture of bricolage as a design approach. Based on this we then discuss the qualities of bricolage in interaction design.

Place, publisher, year, edition, pages
Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), 2014. 915-924 p.
National Category
Interaction Technologies
Research subject
Human-computer Interaction; Art, Technology and Design
Identifiers
URN: urn:nbn:se:kth:diva-154361DOI: 10.1145/2598510.2600883Scopus ID: 2-s2.0-84904497435ISBN: 978-1-4503-2902-6 (print)OAI: oai:DiVA.org:kth-154361DiVA: diva2:756844
Conference
DIS '14, The 2014 conference on Designing interactive systems,June 21st - 25th, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Projects
Arts and Crafts
Funder
Vinnova
Note

QC 20141106

Available from: 2014-10-20 Created: 2014-10-20 Last updated: 2014-11-06Bibliographically approved

Open Access in DiVA

AjnaFernaeus(1573 kB)97 downloads
File information
File name FULLTEXT01.pdfFile size 1573 kBChecksum SHA-512
e943630dea1743789acd54f73b398aa53532cf01eec197f52c1562a3a5784878c62ade7864decc7b167fe98c1695e39d9114bb32ce28893b1b76a47378ca057e
Type fulltextMimetype application/pdf

Other links

Publisher's full textScopusACM Digital library

Search in DiVA

By author/editor
Fernaeus, Ylva
By organisation
Media Technology and Interaction Design, MID
Interaction Technologies

Search outside of DiVA

GoogleGoogle Scholar
Total: 97 downloads
The number of downloads is the sum of all downloads of full texts. It may include eg previous versions that are now no longer available

doi
isbn
urn-nbn

Altmetric score

doi
isbn
urn-nbn
Total: 74 hits
CiteExportLink to record
Permanent link

Direct link
Cite
Citation style
  • apa
  • ieee
  • modern-language-association-8th-edition
  • vancouver
  • Other style
More styles
Language
  • de-DE
  • en-GB
  • en-US
  • fi-FI
  • nn-NO
  • nn-NB
  • sv-SE
  • Other locale
More languages
Output format
  • html
  • text
  • asciidoc
  • rtf