INHALE is a cultural platform where artists are presented, where great projects are given credit and readers find inspiration. Think about Inhale as if it were a map: we can help you discover which are the must-see events all over the world, what is happening now in the artistic and cultural world as well as guide you through the latest designers’ products. Inhale interconnects domains that you are interested in, so that you will know all the events, places, galleries, studios that are a must-see. We have a 360 degree overview on art and culture and a passion to share.

Tell us what you think:
THANK YOU FOR YOUR MESSAGE!
Share this site to:
Subscribe to Newsletter
Thank you! You are registered to our weekly newsletter.
Site Search
4 years, 11 months ago
Shamees Aden: The Amoeba Trainer
Filled under: Design, Front Page
ADS CURATED BY INHALE
Related to post:
from
'Biography' presents a wide selection of works from Elmgreen & Dragset's complex universe, including sculpture, performance and interactive installations. Works from the late 1990s onwards will be shown together with recent projects, ...
Photo Anders Sune Berg
perrotin.com

Shamees Aden is a London born researcher and a multidisciplinary designer, exploring the potential of how these new scientific practices, could impact future designs.

Collaborating with scientists in the laboratory Shamees seeks to envisage and propose product concepts that communicates the complex research subject matter. Engaging with the scientists work to visualise the exciting future potential of these new technologies.

These encounters results in films, probes and images that illustrate and inspire the potential application of these future living technologies. Opening up conversations about the social and ethical implication of these emerging technologies in future designs.

The Amoeba Trainer

The Amoeba surface-adapting trainer is a conceptual prototype that seeks to probe the future of new materials derived from Protocells.

The study of protocells is a new and emerging science that has the potential to drastically revolutionise the way we make materials. Essentially protocells blur the gap between the non-living and the living. Engineering the emergence of life from lifeless liquid chemicals manufactured artificially in the laboratory could provide the building blocks to create a new-made nature.

She believes that we are on the cusp of a material revolution led by emerging living technologies. Science is becoming the future designer’s toolbox. She is currently working scientist Dr Martin Hanczyc from the University of Southern Denmark to fabricate a tangible trainer for 2050

photo shameesaden.com

photo shameesaden.com

Shamees-Aden-Amoeba-shoe-Dezeen_9_644
Amoeba 2.0
‘‘The Amoeba surface-adapting trainer uses printed biotechnology to create a second skin around the user foot. The effect to the athlete is that the Protocell synchronise to the individual foot because this living technology is responsive and reconfigurable, adapting in real time to the current activity of the runner by adding extra support in high impact areas.’

Martin M Hanczyc, PhD

photo shameesaden.com

photo shameesaden.com

via shameesaden.com

Leave a Reply

Michael Craig-Martin at Gagosian

[contact-form-7 id="26" title="Contact form 1"]