Bruce Sterling is a novelist and journalist.
While acting as “Visionary in Residence” at Art Center College of Design in 2008, he wrote “Shaping Things,” one of the first books about the Internet of Things.
In 2008 he was the curator of the Share Festival in Turin, on the theme of Italian digital manufacturing. He was one of the original columnists for Make magazine and wrote the cover story for the first issue of WIRED.
Bruce Sterling lives in Turin, Belgrade and Austin.
Feminist and political activist (Women in Black; CodePink) she is a writer, journalist, musician, translator and film director. In 1978 she promoted the first feminist conference in Eastern Europe, “Drug-ca Zena” (Belgrade). With Slavica Stojanovic she designs and creates the first feminist publishing house in the Balkans, “Feminist 94?, lasting for 10 years. She is the author of “Diary of a Political Idiot”, translated in 12 languages: a real time war diary written during the 1999 conflict in Kosovo. Since then she has been publishing her works on blogs and other media, always connected to the Internet.
Born in Palermo in 1985, he has studied industrial design in Palermo and product design in Venice. After living abroad in Spain, Portugal and UK, he graduated in 2012 with a dissertation curated by Aldo Cibic, with whom he has collaborated for months.
From 2013 to 2016, he has worked with Chris Kabel and Richard Hutten in Rotterdam. The most significant experience of this period is the collaboration with the Minale-Maeda Studio, where he has worked on projects ranging from furniture to exhibition design. In the same period, he became interested in the digital production methods.
He currently works as the Project Manager of Casa Jasmina.
Tommaso Laterza is a desinger working with digital and physical interfaces focusing on internet related interactions.
Graduated in New Media engineering in 2015, he is now the “maker in chief” of project Casa Jasmina. He also serves as a technologist in Officine Innesto, scouting and researching new Internet of Things innovations.
Cristina is the social media manager of Casa Jasmina, Fablab Torino and Officine Innesto. She graduated in Cinema, Arts and New Media with a thesis on Hedy Lamarr, Hollywood actress and inventor of the spread spectrum technology. After some working experiences as social media manager, content creator and press office, in 2016 she was selected for a Fondazione CRT formation programme in social media strategy and community management.