Lab members Daniel Eckhoff and Jayson Haebich received bronze at the 2022 Fintech Olympics for their blockchain-based solution, LemonT, which aims to bring trust, assurance and authenticity back to the used car market. To avoid buying “lemons,” a colloquial term for cars that turn out to be defective after purchase, they formed the team “LemonT”… Continue reading Lab member’ blockchain-powered solution for used car buyer protection wins bronze in the Fintech Olympiad 2022 [June 2022]
Visualization, Meditation, Esoteric Buddhism and Virtual Reality
2021. This artwork is concerned with the notion of presence conveyed through physical absence, and the minimal threshold of technological simulation that can produce the feeling of the performers’s presence in the space for the audience.
The research based art work ‘What is it like to be a virtual bat?’ is the second in a series of multispecies, sensory ethnographies around the ecosystems of Lantau Island, Hong Kong, and is an attempt to acknowledge the limitations of human sensory capacities and how technology can be used to ‘mediate’ these constraints and embody more-than-human experiences.
The research based artwork Bubalus bubalis /16HZ-40,000HZ is the first of a series of works which adopts a ‘creaturely perspective’ that at once elevate more sensual, elemental and cosmopolitical understandings of multispecies perspectives, while documenting a mode of human animal-nonhuman animal sociality in this unique post-domestic context of Hong Kong.