Volvox Fabrication is a full-service design-build fabrication company based in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Our in-house team of artists and craftspeople have the skills to produce a wide variety of high quality, innovative projects from concept to completion. Equipped with cutting-edge technology mixed with traditional tools and techniques, Volvox designers and fabricators collaborate to build distinctive products and installations.
SONOS: SOUNDS OF NYC
A motion-censor map capturing the city soundscape.
CNC milled foam panels are pieced together to form an architectural landscape for projected graphics.
DIGITAL DUMBO: RESPONSIVE ARCHITECTURE ENVIRONMENT
A unique community lounge and event space for Digital DUMBO. The lounge includes a projection mapped bar, user-based interactive LED wall, and a real-time social media interface that pulls in Twitter and Instagram feeds.
BT: ELECTRONIC OPUS SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA
A larger-than-life 3D topography map built as a backdrop for the Electronic Opus Symphonic Orchestra. Completed with interactive projection-mapped animations powered by changes in the music and orchestral movement.
FERRAN ADRIA: MAPPING ELBULLILAB
A series of modular workstations for renowned Spanish chef, Ferran Adria’s food research lab.
LINKEDIN INTERACTIVE DATA VISUALIZATION
Interactive data visualization kiosk for the professional networking giant, LinkedIn.
ACRYLIC LIGHT COLUMN
Acrylic “Light Column” centerpiece sculpture for the Facebook AdCouncil after party. Equipped with responsive LED lights that change color with human presence.
DAVINCI MEDIA SYSTEMS
The DaVinci 1.0 is a video wall photo booth that incorporates interactive digital effects to dazzle its users.
LAS VEGAS/ PANDORA: DAVINCI 3.0
The Micrsoft Kinect camera brought the DaVinci to the next level– creating green-screen effects without a backdrop.
CATALPA FESTIVAL: ABSOLUT CONNECTIVITY PAVILION
Modular pavilion tents that housed music and dance events.
HEINEKEN HOUSE: MYSTERYLAND USA
A relaxing escape from the excitement of the festival. Heineken House was a tent equipped with original custom geometric space dividers and a living wall.
Our lab is equipped for any project, from early prototyping to full scale production and installation.
Our shop is equipped with a 5’x10′ Techno CNC Router. The machine has 5’ x 10’ work envelope with a 7.5” z axis clearance. We are capable of milling wood, acrylic and foam, among others with a high degree of accuracy.
From signs and sculptures to large-scale sets and backdrops, we can tackle any project you send our way. Using modular design techniques, transportation and installation is not a problem.
Our projects combine traditional craft and digital fabrication with human-computer interaction. We can produce a wide range of high-tech installations including LED displays, projection mapping, and custom-made large LED screens. By mixing technology with art and craftsmanship, we merge architectural design with interactive media.
We utilize new technologies such as sensors, micro controllers, custom software and physical computing to extend digital interfaces and produce interactive systems and products.
LOW VOLUME PRODUCTION
We can manufacture a large quantity of objects out of a variety of materials.
Whether you have a CAD model or not, we can help you turn your idea into reality.
Have questions about a future or ongoing project? Team up with our design and fabrication experts for guidance and support.
Our in-house staff of artists and craftsmen know what it takes to make any project run smoothly. With our affiliates, we can build and manage a team of experts to product high-quality original pieces.