The UPV Makers community is an association of students at the Polytechnic University in Valencia. This is a community based on the culture of self-learning and sharing knowledge, acting as a fertile ground for projects. Their activities include lectures, workshops and project development with popular DIY technologies, such as Arduino and 3D manufacture.
HCube is a three-dimensional interactive display of LEDs that form a two-meter cube. Each of the LEDs has the ability to reproduce 16 million colors, providing endless visual possibilities. Users can interact with the cube through a number of peripheral devices. The user is able to control the cube through body movement, play Tetris or Snake with it, communicate with it using Twitter, use it to visualize sound and music, and more. A fun show, the HCube aims to unite leisure activities in one space bringing together design, technology and entertainment.
The Polytechnic University of Valencia is an educational institution known for artistic technology.