Maker Faire Taipei

Maker Faire Taipei Returns This Weekend After Tripling in Size

Maker Faire Taipei Returns This Weekend After Tripling in Size

Taiwan is home to roughly 24 million people, a growing number of which are joining the Maker Movement. And with their prowess in innovation and creativity, it’s no surprise that this year’s Maker Faire will be larger and more awesome than ever before!

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FAN2 Highlights Include Insane Rice Mosaic and Laser-Cut Metal Casting

FAN2 Highlights Include Insane Rice Mosaic and Laser-Cut Metal Casting

Members of many of the 20 Makerspaces in Taipei gathered at FAN2 (for the FabLab Asia Network conference) for a week of making, workshops, talks, and community building leading up to Maker Faire Taipei. Fablity Scooter While attending Fab10 in Barcelona, Kuramoto Yoshisuke was inspired by the Fab Car (a collaboration between Open Source Vehicle and several […]

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OpenLab Taipei: Militant Making From Junk

OpenLab Taipei: Militant Making From Junk

I was lucky enough to visit OpenLab Taipei, one of the earliest Hackerspaces in Taipei. With rooms piled high with salvaged junk just waiting to be transformed into something fantastic, it was in direct opposition to the other organized Makerspaces, fab cafes, and fab labs I saw. It felt intensely disorganized, but extremely democratic and founded on the […]

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