Repositories Series Medcolater

Mixed media: altered found object, embedded Foxconn computer, HDMI screen, custom software, mini arduino board, HCSR04 sonar sensor, joystick, constructed plastic and metal base.

Medcolater is a modified vintage electric shock therapy machine. A simple switch changes the video on a screen that is strapped onto a 'head". Over 200 video clips allude to the history of philosophy of mind, theories about the function of the brain, theories and current uses of artificial intelligence, changing forms of psychiatric treatment, use and abuse of pharmaceuticals, ideas of evolving concepts of brain disorders, neuroplasticity etc.

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