Wesley Chau is an industrial designer and educator based in Toronto, ON. In 2013, he graduated from Rhode Island School of Design and has worked in the fields of industrial, furniture, fashion, and spatial design. He holds observation, research, and iteration at the core of his design process. Wesley has previously worked for Umbra, Streng, Alexander Wang, and Johnson Trading Gallery. Currently, he designs for Yabu Pushelberg and lectures at OCAD University. weschau@gmail.com / @wesleychau 

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Drop The Beat
RISD, 2013

Neoprene, velcro, piezo sensors, arduino, hookup wire, acetate, fabric

A wearable electronic drum set that aims to elevate the artist's presence during live performance. Each drum pad is embedded with a piezo sensor and is attached to the vest with velcro. 

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