ISWC 2013

November 7, 2015

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November 1, 2015

As part of the our IED project for Targetti, I Created a simple switch and 12 LED light wand for creating a Chisel Effect in long exposure light writing.


3D Printed Shoes

March 7, 2015

Printed from FilaFlex, these shoes are soft and comfortable. The process is documented on github.


DERI Fuari Leather Fair Istanbul

November 20, 2014

Featured Speaker at the IDF Leather Fair Istanbul.

Wearable Futures

Ravensbourne Wearable Futures

December 11, 2013

Troy was asked to speak at the Wearable Futures Conference and participate on the Socio-Cultural Wearables Panel.


Linux Day Lucca 2013

November 7, 2013

Today I presented on the importance of open source in wearables at the Polo Tecnologico of Lucca.  We discussed themes of entrepreneurship, integrating electronics, microprocessors and embeded futures.  The discussion afterwards with Electronics Engineer Stefano Pacini about FPGA architecture was particularly interesting.  There are new futures for rapidly reconfiguring Wearable in the future.


CodeMotion Workshop Milan

November 7, 2013

At CodeinMotion Milan this year, Zoe Ramona and I gave a workshop on wearable technology shoes.  We used Zoe’s amazing Laser Cut slipper design to create a pointy toe shoe that responds to the wearer’s footstep.  We used the Lilypad Arduino as our main board along side knitted stretch and digital pressure sensors from […]


Emilio Cavallini Retrospective

November 7, 2013

  Art Direction for the Emilio Cavalini 30 year retrospective video debuted at Vogue’s Fashion Night Out Florence.  


Research Days PIN Prato

November 7, 2013

Tonight we presented the Jump Jacket and Shoeperflous at “Night of the Researcher” a conference at the PIN campus of the University of Florence.


PIN Wearable Workshop

November 7, 2013

A Wearalbles lecture in the FTC course at the University of Florence Technology Center in Prato.


Global Forum Policy Meeting

October 29, 2013

Speaking at the Global Forum on Smart Cities and the importance of design in policy making for the ISIA Design.


Maker Faire 2013

October 7, 2013


Master Class Mario Bemmer

September 7, 2013


Twist of Fate, Vogues Fashion Night Out Florence

June 7, 2013

Tonight we presented the “Twist of Fate” necklace at Vougue Fashions Night Out Florence.


Eco Design Quantification Workshop

March 7, 2013

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Textile Animals

March 7, 2013

Explorations into soft sensors and stuffed animals.


Video Wall Retrospective Emilio Cavalini

November 7, 2012

Art Direction for a retrospective of Emilio Cavalini created with the students of the Masters of Graphic Design students at the IED.


Voronoi Halloween

October 31, 2012


Peace and Love

October 7, 2012

Protest Art


October 1, 2012

A small robot made for my son.


Lecture Swedish School of Textiles

September 23, 2012

A lecture at the Swedish School of Textiles about the Future of Technology in Fashion Design.  

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Instalation at the International Artisan Fair

April 28, 2012

Troy Nachtigall, Cecilia Chiarantini, Naomi Beril and Nancy Kaczmarek explored recycling and it’s impacts on future living using video projection, live perfomance and spatial design techniques and the Mostra dell’Artigianato 2012


Reuse Prato Textile Museum

April 19, 2012

A cooperation project between the Prato textile Museum and the Netherlands.


Leather Etching Explorations

November 7, 2011

400 leather etched keychains to explore leather etching.

Becoming Twins Low Poly

June 7, 2011

A series of bracelets exploring Geometry…  


Filati Biagioli Pitti Filati 2011

January 7, 2011

Video Mapping live on Cashmere sweaters.


Festa della creatività

November 1, 2010

Felted LED’s At this years Festa della Creatività I taught a workshop on Felting LED’s and creating jewelry. The result was a softly diffused light LED. White felt in particular provides a great diffusion medium and helps turn hard, sharp LED light into a soft, diffused light. Future explorations should include adding a sensor to […]


Time and Space

September 24, 2010

  Art Direction