Kyle Machulis

March 21, 2019 5:00 PM–7:00 PM

Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry
CMU College of Fine Arts, Room CFA-111

Steiner Lecture in Creative Inquiry

Kyle Machulis // Steiner Lecture in Creative Inquiry, 3/21/2019 from STUDIO for Creative Inquiry on Vimeo.


Kyle Machulis (@qDot) has been called the world’s leading authority on open-source teledildonics. He has worked as both designer and reverse-engineer on a wide range of interactive technologies, including sex toys, erotic furniture, personal health devices, self driving cars, electrostimulation systems, and biometric monitors. Machulis is the founder of, a project to design, develop and promote open-source standards and software libraries for the control of intimate hardware.

This lecture is made possible by the Sylvia and David Steiner Speaker Series and the Frank-Ratchye STUDIO for Creative Inquiry at Carnegie Mellon University.

Free and open to the public