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Aug. 29, 2013 10:30 am

Jeanne Jaffe: how the artist uses NextFab Studio to create her work

At NextFab Studio, the so-called "high-tech gym for innovators," some of those innovators are artists.

Jeanne Jaffe's "T.S. Eliot’s Four Quartets," featured at Philadelphia’s Marginal Utility Gallery in Fall 2012. Jaffe worked with NextFab staff to produce this piece.

At NextFab Studio, South Philly’s so-called “high-tech gym for innovators,” some of those innovators are artists.

Like Jeanne Jaffe, sculptor, installation artist and University of the Arts professor, who has worked with NextFab’s staff to incorporate Arduino, sensors and other electronics into her work, according to a post on NextFab’s blog.

See more of Jeanne Jaffe’s work here.

In other NextFab news, Community Development Specialist Itsuki Ogihara has left Philly for another position. Ogihara said she could not comment further on the nature of her new job.

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Juliana Reyes

Juliana Reyes became Technical.ly's associate editor after reporting on the Philadelphia tech scene for four years. She's co-president of the Asian American Journalists Association Philadelphia chapter and a two-time Philadelphia News Award winner for "Community Reporting of the Year." The Bryn Mawr College grad lives in West Philly, likes her food spicy and wears jumpsuits often.

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