Founded in 2007, Fabricatorz materializes & manifests ground-breaking works hyperlinking digital and experiential spaces with cultural activation, community engagement, and business development. The Fabricatorz team is credited from projects with Fortune 500 companies, A-list International artists, top museums, galleries, and educational institutions.
Augmented & Virtual Reality, Development (Artist, Festival, Hardware, Software, Platform), Local & Global Sourcing & Manufacturing, Global Specializations (Arab World, China, EU, US), Large Scale Installation (Sound, Media, Video Systems), Legal & Intellectual Property Experience, Management (Artwork, Budget, Fundraising, People, Project, Site), Multi-year Multi-party Planning, Press Cultivation, Projection Mapping, Tactical & Strategy Expertise, Web & Standards, Wikipedians.
Ai Weiwei, Camille Utterback, Carsten Nikolai, Florian Hecker, Einsturzende Neubauten, Huang Xiaopeng, Jay-Z, Janelle Monae, Jon Rose, Kronos Quartet, Naut Humon, Noah Wardrip-Fruin, Lev Manovich, Matt Hope, M.I.A, Oval, Per Huttner, Robert Henke, Signal, Zhou Tou, Zuoxiao Zuzhou.
01SJ, Artbasel (Hong Kong, Miami & Switzerland), Arthackday, Beijing 2008 Olympics Installation, Cantocore (Guangzhou/SF), Club Transmediale (Berlin), Coca-Cola 125th Anniversary Building Projection, Cynetart (Dresden), Empire State Building Installation, Exploratorium Emergence (SF), Fort Al Jahili (UAE), Futureplaces (Porto), Get It Louder (Shanghai), Gray Area Festival 2015-2017 (SF), ICA London, Open Source Art @ SFMoMa, ORF Musikprotokol (Austria), Mutek (Montreal), Recombinant Festival 2016-2017, RML Cinechamber 2009-2012, SF Symphony 100 Year Gala Projection Mapping, Sonar Festival, Shiekh Zayed Mosque (UAE), Siggraph, St. Peter’s Basilica, Starcave (Calit2), SxSW, Transmediale (Berlin), UNESCO, United Nations, University of Damascus (Syria), Venice Architectural Biennale, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts.
|05 Nov 2017||Hold the Fork: No 2x But Everything Else Goes at Scaling Bitcoin Event||Coindesk|
|05 Oct 2017||The #FreeBassel Effect Proves Online Activism Is Still Powerful||WIRED|
|19 Aug 2017||Why Culture Should Eclipse Technology In St Louis||EQ|
|04 Aug 2017||En Syrie, la mort en prison d’un passionné dulogiciel libre||lemonde.fr|
|02 May 2017||How a 3D-printed piece of Palmyra landed in Toronto||CBC|
Arthackday, Barjeel Art Foundation, BEAM Foundation, Canaan Creative, Christie, Creative Commons, Hong Kong City University, EFF, Freebassel, Gray Area Foundation for the Arts, Google, Harvard Berkman Center, ME’D1.ATE Soundwave Festival, MIT Media Lab, Mozilla, New Palmyra, Obscura Digital, UCSD Calit2, Wikimedia Foundation.
Jon Phillips is Director of Fabricatorz, a global design & art technology studio. His work with Bassel Khartabil, Joi Ito, Lawrence Lessig, and Ai Weiwei is known. His projects have been exhibited at the Venice Biennale, SFMoMa, ICA London, OCAT Shenzhen. They have been featured in Wired, Washington Post, BBC, Al Jazeera, CNN and the Guardian. Phillips is on the board for New Palmyra. He lives in Saint Louis & Hong Kong and is working on the blockchain (more soon :).
Barry Threw is a technologist, designer, strategist, and cultural producer with over a fifteen years of experience at the helm of forward-looking art and technology projects. His previous leadership positions have produced innovative, influential teams and businesses, ranging across built environment, experiential, and creative technology.