Sensory Deprivation & Immersion

Personal work, exploring the relationship between the sensory deprivation of a digitally-absorbed world and the recent popularity of immersive entertainment, which technology also enables. As a flat glass screen grows to replace an increasing number of everyday objects, textures and interactions, so does our in interest in commodified experience and immersive, tactile entertainment— from VR to ASMR, interactive theater and multi-sensory exhibits.