button switch

Credits: ricardo O’Nascimento

Year of Invention: 2013

Description:
The piece uses conductive thread to create a switch using a standard button. When the button is in the “button hole” the 2 parts connects and therefore could be used as a switch.

Link: http://popkalab.com/orchestrascarf.html

Dimensions: 5 x 5cm

Inspirations/References:
this is actually an old technique that i incorporated on my recent work where a cape produces diferent sounds depending on the way you close the buttons and fasteners.
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