Lucila – Interactive bioresponsive jewellery

Lúcila is an interactive piece of jewellery that decodes user’s heartbeat in real time in an attempt to transmit certain emotions, particularly different ranges of peace and anxiety. The design concept refers to women’s beauty as an overvalued construction and the metaphor that without the internal desire of spiritual growth, the machine cannot function. To…

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The Non-Cartesian Fascinator

The Non-Cartesian Fascinator: The dialogue between rational mind and feelings (Microcontroller/ Heartbeat sensor / LED / Plastic / Fabric *Winner in the category of Interactive design 30+/Brain Art Awards 2012 I don’t believe in the Cartesian dualism that conceives of a formal division between the rational mind and emotions. Human reasoning is closely connected with our bodily experiences and to…

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