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I'm a Media & Interaction Designer
Graduated with Honors from écal
University of Art and Design
Interested in robotics / human relationship
In between technology and design

email / linkedin / vimeo

Award

Global Creative Award 2016 Finalist Award /

2017, YouFab, Tokyo, JP

Exhibitions & Appearances

YouFab Global Creative Award 2016 /

2017, Tokyo, JP

El Hormiguero 3.0 Tv show /

2016, Madrid, ES

Ecal Diplomas 2016 /

2016, Renens, CH

Festival Numerik Games /

2016, Yverdon, CH

Nuit des musées, Maison d'Ailleurs /

2016, Yverdon, CH

Resonate 16' /

2016, Belgrade, RS

Open-day /

2016, écal, Renens, CH

Halftime /

2016, écal, Renens, CH

GRAFIK 15 /

2015, Zürich, CH

Halftime /

2015, écal, Renens, CH

Matu'Vu, Artsenal /

2012, Delémont, CH

Garniture, Vorkursatelier /

2012, Bienne, CH

Selected Press 2016 - 2017

Creative Applications /

"Deltu by Alexia Léchot – iPad as a 'mirror interface' between humans and robots"

Daily Mail /

"The 'very demanding' gaming robot that will ignore its opponent and take selfies if you upset it"

WIRED /

"Deltu, il robot che gioca con gli umani e si fa le selfie"

Yahoo /

"Someone has invented a mean robot, because ok science"

Design Indaba /

"Meet Deltu, the moody tripod robot"

Arduino /

Interview about my project Deltu

Arduino Blog /

"Deltu is a gaming robot with a personality"

Creative Ai /

"DELTU - Robot with a strong personality that interact with humans."

MOTHERBOARD /

"This Robot Takes Selfies and Gets Moody, Just Like Us"

digg /

"Robot With A Mind Of Its Own Blasts Tunes"

Frame Magazine /

"Interacting with humans by means of two iPads, the ‘gaming machine’ has serious mood swings."

Laughing Squid /

"Deltu, An Expressive Delta Robot That Interacts With Humans by Playing on an iPad"

prosthetic knowledge /

Deltu

Gizmodo /

"This Gaming Robot Is a Moody Narcissist"

Gizmodo Japan /

"機嫌を損ねるとひとを無視して勝手に動く。子どもみたいなロボット「Deltu」"

La boite verte /

"Ce robot veut jouer avec vous, mais si vous n'êtes pas assez fort il va vivre sa vie"

popmech /

"Робот, который играет в игры и обижается"

Baomoi /

"Robot biết chơi với người, chụp hình tự sướng"

onumubunumu /

"Yeni oyun arkadaşınız Deltu'yla tanışın!"

GamingGadgets /

"Spinnenroboter möchte mit euch spielen"

Curriculum Vitae

Studies

Bachelor

Media & Interaction Design

University of Art & Design écal

Mention Excellent /

2012-2016

Renens, CH

Maturity in Visual Arts /

2011-2012

Graphic design school, B:B, Biel, CH

Last professional experiences

Unity & Robotique teacher /

09.16-02.17, 09.16-02.17, Futurkids Genève

Assistant Set-Design TEDx /

27.10.16, TEDx Lausanne Women «It's about time»

Adobe Creative teacher /

2014-2017, Private individuals

Replacement teacher /

08.16-12.16, Primary School, Biel

Languages

HTML5 & CSS3 /

since 2012


Javascript5 /

since 2012


JQuery /

since 2012


Processing /

since 2012


Arduino /

since 2014


C Sharp /

since 2015



Softwares

Adobe Creative Suite /

since 2009


Adobe InDesign CC
Adobe Photoshop CC
Adobe Illustrator CC
Adobe After Effects CC
Adobe Premiere Pro CC
Adobe Media Encoder CC


Prototyping /

since 2014


Arduino


Montage /

since 2008


Final Cut Express / Pro


Modeling /

since 2012


CINEMA 4D


IDE /

since 2012


Processing
Xcode


Game Engine /

since 2015


Unity
(TexturePacker)

Final exposition @ écal

Workshop @ écal

TEDx Lausanne Women

Mindstrom teacher

Arduino & Me

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