COMMODIFICATION OF METAMORPHOSIS

‘North Sense’ is a non-medical, semi-invasive Sensory Augmentation device that reached the consumer market in 2017. The device purposes to give the user a new sense of magnetic north via vibrotactile sensations on the chest. For the artist, the release of this device for public consumption has provoked Critical Design examination into the impact that Sensory Augmentation has on its users - Including ethical issues relating to the development and use of the technology.  

commodification of metamorphosis sensory augmentation northsense
commodification of metamorphosis sensory augmentation northsense
commodification of metamorphosis sensory augmentation northsense
commodification of metamorphosis sensory augmentation northsense

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly, Human Enhancement, Senosry Augmentation, Sensory Enhancement, critical design

Lesley-Ann Daly commodification of metamorphosis sensory augmentation northsense