herramienta.digital | Pablo Somonte Ruano


Pablo Somonte Ruano


Pablo Somonte Ruano (Mexico City, 1992). Multimedia worker, filemaker and cryptoexplorer.

I'm interested in topics in the intersection of technology, design and society: generative systems, moving images, participation, free software, cryptography and p2p networks.

Right now I'm working in deriva.mx a transmedia project approaching structural violence in Mexico through cinema and interaction. I also teach a university course at CENTRO, Networks and Systems: Politics and Economics. Download the study plan and the class presentations (in spanish).

I also make music, for my personal project Párvulos and sometimes for commissioned work. Download my EP: Palabra, recently released in VAA (Varios Artistas).

Social networks: personal instagram, instagram for herramienta.digital, twitter, github.

Download my CV.

Write me at x@pablo.sx

TRES-LDR+555 | 2015

Instructions for the construction of an interactive sound object that responds to light.

Tools: Electronics, laser cut, paper.

TRES-LDR+555 ins an interactive sound object that responds to light. The object is designed for someone’s first encounters with electronics, it’s educational, cheap and easy to build.

The object is composed of three parts:

3 light dependent resistor that vary according to the amount of light, connected to 3 555 integrated circuit that generate square waves that excite 3 piezoelectric sensors that vibrate to produce sound.