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Andrea and Andriana

Product Designers, Royal College of Art in London United Kingdom

Andrea and Andriana are exploring how wearable technology can better complement a person's physiology as a means to influence their state of mind. Their current project augments the sound of a person's breath as an attempt to improve focus during meditation.

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Humane Technology

BY ANDREA AND ANDRIANA
@ VOL 149 ON JUL 26, 2017

"We would like to talk to you about our interest in the future of technology and how we can improve it by adjusting technology to humans rather than adjusting humans to technology."

In "Humane Technology" from PechaKucha Night Tokyo Vol. 149Andrea & Andriana, design students from the Royal College of Art, London, have taken a cross cultural journey to Kyoto, Japan, exploring the unchartered territory between the realms of design and meditation. In collaboration with Shunkoin temple in Kyoto, using various creative techniques to amplify and augment breathing, they will attempt to enter and influence the subconscious state of being. Om ...

ロンドンのロイヤル・カレッジ・オブ・アート(Royal College of Art)でデザインを学ぶAndrea&Andrianaさんは、デザインと瞑想の間で潜む未知の領域を探索するために、京都へのクロスカルチャーの旅を始めました。 京都の数かる中の寺院のひとつ、春光院と共同で、様々な創造的手法を駆使して呼吸を増強することで、潜在意識状態に与える影響を試みています。 オーム...

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PAST VOL 149

Tokyo @ SuperDeluxe
Jul 26, 2017