施惟捷,1982年生,媒體藝術工作者、材料研究者,早期作品多使用電子零件DIY、聲音為主要媒材,自2011起開始專注在智慧材料在織品上的應用如導電縫線和掃描矩陣在織物上的開發,他的穿戴式作品和雷射裝置已持續在各國際平台上受到關注和邀約如CTM Festival、Moderbody Festival、SXSW、E-textile Summer Camp、YouFab、University Technology of Sydeny等。2015年的數位製造計劃雷射染/Laser Dye結合雷射投影和傳統氰版顯影製程,運用在視覺藝術上和成衣3D數位印花上。他亦是電子織品和民族織品合作平台Tribe Against Machine計劃發起人,該計畫邀請新媒體藝術工作者、人類學者和台灣泰雅部落傳統工藝、文化合作,探索新媒體做為創新社會工具之可能性。
Shih Wei Chieh is a media artist bases in Taipei. His wearable art, laser performance have been presented by many global events such as CTM Berlin, SXSW, YouFab, Modern Body Festival, University Technology Sydney etc. His work “Laser Dye” project in 2015 combines laser projection and cyanotype photography innovate the digital printing techology for 3D garments, shoeswear. He’s also the founder of Tribe Against Machine, a social inovation project that invites new media artist, anthorpologist, e-textile artist to collaborate with Taiwan Atayal tribe craftsmenship techniques and culture, wish to create social inovation within modern and old.