Talks, Exhibitions & Published Work

Talks and Presentations
Resonant Threads: Materialising stories from the Community. Making Futures, Plymouth, 2017
Towards an expressive e-textile design process with weight and surface properties for embodied interaction. Kettley, S, Downes, T, Battersby, S, Harrigan, K, Hernandez, L. College of Art, Architecture, Design and Humanities Annual Research Conference, Nottingham Trent University, 2017
Uncovering Digital Craft Methods in the Design of Enhanced Objects and Surfaces, EKSIG, Special Interest Group on Experiential Knowledge, Design Research Society, Rotterdam, 2017
Design Intentions in a Hybrid Material Practice, NWCDTP, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester, 2016 (travel/accommodation funds awarded)
Mapping a Personal Framework for Digital Craft Practice
, Spring Research Symposium, Falmouth University, 2016
Mapping Digital Craft Practice, PEP, Practice as Research Symposium, Plymouth University, 2016
Crafting Tangible Interfaces, Pecha Kucha, Materials Research Group, Falmouth University, 2016
Crafting E-Textiles, Fashion and Textile Institute (FTI), Falmouth University, 2015
Designing responsive objects that incorporate emerging technology, Pecha Kucha, 3D3 Training Event, Berlin, 2015
Outlining a framework for an expanded practice of craft through reflection on materialsSummer Research Symposium, Falmouth University, 2015
Exploring the Infographic: Designing Our Digital Selves. Demonstration of research project. EVA: Electronic visualisation technologies in art, music, dance, theatre, & the sciences. British Computer Society, London, 2013
Designing Our Digital Selves. Poster presentation for the 2nd Annual HEA Arts and Humanities Conference: Exploring Narratives of Learning and Teaching, Brighton, UK, 2013

Illuminated Felt Stars. Electronic Textile Workshop, Penryn Arts Festival, Penryn, 2017
Digitally enhanced fashion for the 21st century
. Wearable Technology Workshop with Andy Smith, Falmouth University, 2015
Architectures of Participation: Exploring Authorship Within New Media and Artistic Practice. A Co-authored paper and action workshop for TVU Teaching and Learning Conference, London, 2009
Approaching Multimedia Teaching: Animation for Interaction and Communication. Instructors Network Conference/Top Talent Award, Vienna, 2005

Touch Connection. Group exhibition as part of DataAche Conference at Radiant Gallery, Plymouth, 2017
Touchplay: Crafting Material Affinities
Design Exhibition, ISWC/Ubicomp ’16, Heidelberg, Germany, 2016
Soundplay and Geo-dome. Responsive pieces using sensor technologies. Practice-based work-in-progress, 3D3 Training Event, Pervasive Media Studio, Bristol, 2015
Pitch. Interactive sensor piece with audio, with E. Love, Kinetica Art Fair, 2012
Meshworks QR. Stitched QR Code, PM Gallery, Ealing Open, 2012
Re:Play. Mixed reality, interactive piece, with E. Love, Kinetica Art Fair, 2010
Livespace, Watermans Arts Centre, London, 2004

Published Work
Hernandez, L. (2017). Uncovering Digital Craft Methods in the Design of Enhanced Objects and Surfaces. In Alive. Active. Adaptive: Proceedings of International Conference on Experiential Knowledge and Emerging Materials (EKSIG 2017), June 19-20, Delft, the Netherlands, pp. 327-337.
Hernandez, L. (2016) Touchplay: Crafting Material Affinities, ACM Digital Library, UbiComp ’16, Proceeding of the 2016 ACM International Joint conference on Pervasive and Ubiquitous Computing, Heidelberg, Germany, 2016 doi>10.1145/2968219.2971345
Future Thinking for Social Living. Pilot Research Project led by Hackney, F. with Tyzlik-Carver, M. Hernandez, L., Griffith, D., Berghoff, C. Supported by Falmouth University Research and Innovation Fund, 2015
Crafting Data StoriesAll Makers Now? Craft Values in 21st Century Production, Journal of Conference Proceedings, Falmouth University, 2014
Creating Embodied Interactive ExperiencesCodes of Engagement, CAS/CADE Conference, Watershed, Bristol, 2013
Exploring authorship within new media and artistic practice. Macgillivray, C., Hernandez, L. Designs for Elearning Symposium, University of the Arts, London, 2009
The Use of Technology within the Learning Environment. Centre for Learning and Teaching in Art and Design, (CLTAD), Lisbon, Portugal, 2006