The Brief – Meet the Mad Professor

The Brief – Meet the Mad Professor

This week the Brief travels to Melbourne to catch up with DT’s creative technologist Tim Devine, ahead of his appearance at MAD Week next week.

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The prolific creator was behind the 2013 Sydney Festival’s Honda Trope, a giant spinning cup with a secret garden. The installation revealed a hidden garden of more than 4,000 LEDs, only visible to spinners, when the cup reached full speed.

At B&T’s MAD Week Devine, who is also co-founder of Media Lab Melbourne, joins a panel of leading creative technologists at Inside Digital’s Mad Professors event to discuss where they get their inspiration, the obstacles facing them and more.

Watch the video below for a sneak peek into Devine’s lab, find out what he’s working on, and his take on the role of creative technologists.