Abhishek is a hardware junkie, an avid DIY’er and an open source advocate. His idea of meditation is soldering LEDs for hours on end. He prefers the term ‘Hacker’ over ‘Maker’. Abhishek relaxes by installing Linux on old computers. He loves vintage electronics specifically tube amplifiers. Abhishek can be found running free electronics workshops at your local hackerspace.
Abhishek is a board member of the Open Source Hardware Association (OSHWA) and currently runs a new media studio (ElectronStudios3), where he is exploring the dialectical relationship between technology and contemporary society. His artwork employs technology in the service of aesthetics as a way to create a cultural space for debate and contemplation.
Abhishek received his MS/BS in Electrical Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.