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Kaho Abe
Courses taught:
- Costumes as Game Controllers
- Beyond the Joystick

Kaho Abe is a game designer and media artist interested in improving social and personal experiences through the use of technology, fashion and games. She is currently the Artist in Residence at the NYU-Poly Game Innovation Lab, where she designs and builds games with custom controllers with the hope to bring the digital experience more into our physical world where people can play together face-to-face. At NYU she teaches “Beyond the Joystick” and “Costumes as Game Controllers,” both classes about designing and building alternative physical game controllers. Kaho holds an MFA in Design and Technology from Parsons the New School of Design and is a former Eyebeam Fellow.