Edge hack day

A number of the current residents and catalysts got together with PhD students from QUT’s Urban Informatics group to work with the newly released Edge public power consumption data. The ideas was to find new and creative ways of visualising the energy consumption at the Edge. We had some excellent activities which included hacking Edge-labelled …

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Edge power data

The Edge uses a power monitor (Satec BFM136) to measure the energy that is consumed. We now made this data publicly available at Pachube: http://www.pachube.com/feeds/8912. Pachube is a service that allows people to share sensor information and create the “Internet of things”. The release of the Edge power data is a starting point in our …

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Meet Eater

Plants need light and water to grow, right? Wrong. At The Edge they also need love and attention. Any green thumb will preach the importance of doting care and consideration when it comes to the cultivation of flora, but such   advice always falls alongside the traditional contributions of sun,   water and nutrients. Meet Eater takes …

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Warren Handley

Warren Handley – Artist statement – 2010.     |     Website: www.ten-p-bag.blogspot.com Warren Handley migrated to Australia from the southeast of England in 2005 and has been living in Brisbane ever since. He studied a bachelor of visual media majoring in fine art at QCA on the Gold coast and has since gone on to complete honours. …

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Warren Handley

Warren Handley – Artist statement – 2010.     |     Website: www.ten-p-bag.blogspot.com Warren Handley migrated to Australia from the southeast of England in 2005 and has been living in Brisbane ever since. He studied a bachelor of visual media majoring in fine art at QCA on the Gold coast and has since gone on to complete honours. […]


Building projections – keep an eye out

If you walk past The Edge at night you may see some words and images spewing out of the projector screens facing the river. Don’t be concerned The Edge has not been hacked… well just a little. We have dubbed them The Edge River Cinema. Drop us a comment if you think you have a […]


Building Projections – keep an eye out

If you walk past The Edge at night you may see some words and images spewing out of the projector screens facing the river. Don’t be concerned The Edge has not been hacked… well just a little. We have dubbed them The Edge River Cinema. Drop us a comment if you think you have a …

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Meet the Meet Eater!

Meet the Meet Eater!
A project by Bash being conducted here at The Edge. Meet Eater looks at the relationships humans forge with non-human entities and explores the concept of sustaining life – virtually. Plants show the dedication of an owner through the health and longevity of the plant. Meet Eater can to grow and thrive […]


Meet the Meet Eater!

Meet the Meet Eater! A project by Bash being conducted here at The Edge. Meet Eater looks at the relationships humans forge with non-human entities and explores the concept of sustaining life – virtually. Plants show the dedication of an owner through the health and longevity of the plant. Meet Eater can to grow and …

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