The massive South by Southwest (SXSW) festival in Austin, Texas has something for everyone, even the DIY crowd! Electronic instruments, interactive art, and giant drumming robots were all on display this year at SXSW's SX Create. SX Create is a hands-on, family-friendly space that celebrates local makers, artists, and hackers. Join Rachel Weil at Austin's Palmer Events Center as she tours SX Create 2016.
- [00:39] Aaron Haley introduces SX Create
- [01:36] Joey Ficklin demonstrates a RGB LED wall that allows users to paint with light
- [02:30] Andrew Valdez and Carissa Gonzales talk about student work from the Convergent Media Collective
- [03:08] Mickey Delp shows off the Music Machine
- [04:14] John-Michael Reed shares DIY electronic instruments and a video synth
- [06:10] Aaron Haley explains how to get involved with SX Create in Austin and with maker initiatives in your community
More information on events and creators profiled in this video:
- SX Create: http://www.sxsw.com/exhibitions/sx-create
- Maker Faire Austin: http://makerfaireaustin.com/
- Convergent Media Collective: http://www.thecmcollective.org/
- Delptronics: http://delptronics.com/
- Bleep Labs: http://bleeplabs.com/
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