KBT-STEAM was organized by Karachi Biennale Trust in collaboration with Goethe Institut and Orangi Pilot Project RTI in February 2019 to develop a community oriented STEAM (Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Maths) curriculum to Pakistan using Open Technology.
KBT-STEAM Workshop at Orangi Pilot Project
Two projects were organized by the KBT Outreach Committee with Wolfgang Spahn and Stephen Kovats who have been conducting open source technology workshops in Pakistan by combining art education with science and technology concepts.
At Orangi, a two day workshop was conducted by Wolfgang Spahn in which 30 students and 5 teachers created a small hand -cranked Energy Harvester. Focusing on the practical application of principles of Physics and electricity they assembled and each person decorated a fun, light emitting device that runs on energy made by manually working a motor.