NEWS & UPDATES
FOAM IS IN!
We just received our first batch of giant 8ft x 4ft x 4ft high density foam! One step closer to begin our initial testing and proof-of-concept sculpting work with the robots. Sculpting foam, of variable density expanded polystyrene (EPS) is fast becoming the preferred medium for sculptors around the country. It can be carved with a variety of hand and power tools, electric hot knives and bow cutters, and coated with epoxy, or fiberglass, and more.
HEATHER SCHATZ & ANKUR MALHOTRA JOIN THE MADISONROBOTS TEAM
New York City-based 'multi' media artist Heather Schatz and Madison-based tech entrepreneur Ankur Malhotra joined the MadRobots team this month. Collectively, they bring a wealth of experience, connections, and creative energy to fuel the growth of our exciting new venture. Read bios here.
MADISONROBOTS SETS UP SHOP AT 'THE BUILDING'
MADISON ROBOTS hosted an open house to announce the launch of the business and showcase our newly installed Kuka robots in 'The Building' - Madison's newest Arts and Business incubator located on the near east side. With 15,000 sq. ft. of shared industrial space, access for trucks and shipping trailers, it is the perfect space for large scale art fabrication.