UCCA Beijing

UCCA MakerLAB: Color-Changing Light Boxes

13:30 - 17:00

Location:  UCCA Workshop
Language:  Chinese and English


In the ninth edition of the UCCA MakerLAB, participants will make color-changing light boxes that change with their environment by usingArduino color sensors.

Every workshop consists of a 30 minute introduction and a 3-5 hour hands-on building project done individually or in a team.

Relevant Technology

Arduino is a convenient, flexible, open-source platform used to create interactive electronics. Includes hardware (all types of Arduino plates) and software (Arduino IDE) components. Arduino is perfect for artists, designers, and anyone interested in interactive objects.

Lab Package

Arduino Uno

ColorPAL Color Sensor


White frosted acrylic light box

UCCA MakerLAB is a joint education program held by Beijing Makerspace and UCCA. This series of workshops celebrates the idea of making while learning, combining technology, design, and art.

Reservation required.

Please call +86 10 57800200 from Tuesday to Friday 11:00-18:00 to book. Please note that you can only book 1 seat at a time.

Members can also book by sending an email to members@


*Participants must be at least 16 years old.

*If you make a reservation but cannot make it to the event,please cancel it by calling +86 10 57800200.

*No late entry.


Beijing Makerspace encourages social innovation and the development of physical and online communities where people can learn, share, and work on open-source projects for public use.