Christian Faubel is an interdisciplinary researcher and artist. He is currently working at the laboratory for experimental computer science within the Academy of Media Arts Cologne. He holds a PhD in electrical engineering and has completed research on autonomous systems at the Institute for Neural Computation from 2002-2012. In 2002 he founded derstrudel a collective for the mediation of a relaxed approach to electronics robotics. Since 2002 he has taught more than 50 workshops in building simple analog robots at international venues and festivals. Together with the artists Tina Tonagel and Ralf Schreiber he is also part of the overhead projector band Ray Vibration. They use overhead projectors, self build-instruments and analog robots for creating audiovisual performances.
Rhythm Apparatus on Overhead Christian Faubel, in: Proceedings of the 2014 conference on New interfaces for musical expression. Goldsmiths, University of London, 2014.
Crystal Forming Robots on Overhead
Christian Faubel, in: Rangel, A., Reizner, J., Verdicchio, M., Carvalhais, M., and Tudela, P (Eds.), Proceedings of xCoAx 2014, Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics and X, Porto, Portugal 2014
Rhythm Apparatus for the overhead projector — a metaphorical device
Christian Faubel, in: Rangel, A., Reizner, J., Verdicchio, M., Carvalhais, M., and Tudela, P (Eds.), Proceedings of xCoAx 2013, Conference on Computation, Communication, Aesthetics and X, Bergamo Italy 2013