Interactive Timeline of Do-It-Yourself Culture
An interactive timeline for the exhibition Pass It On! Connecting Contemporary Do-It-Yourself Culture at the A+D Gallery, Columbia College, Chicago. This exhibition brought together a wide range of activities and ideas in contemporary culture around the concept of "DIY," from music and art to publishing and political activism. The DIY TimeLine traces the interconnected histories of DIY culture, from the Women's Suffrage movement to punk rock to Open Source Software.
The application was built in Flash, with a PHP/MySQL backend.
Design and programming: Ben Chang and Silvia Ruzanka