Emily Leach, Digital Communication
Two fiber-optic devices are suspended on either side of a pedestal containing a projector. The projector cast images of the devices in use.
Emily Leach, Digital Communication

A long-exposure photograph of a figure surrounded by light.

The figure is encircled in beams and threads of light, which is generated from fiber-optic devices on their hands.

Emily Leach, Digital Communication

Rear view of projector and suspended fiber-optic devices.

Emily Leach, Digital Communication
The device includes a battery powered Arduino secured on EMS pads. LED lights and fiber optic cable are embedded in borosilicate tubes mounted on a glass upper knuckle ring. The cables pass through four top knuckle rings, with which the wearer can manipulate the movement of the light.
GIF from "Ghost in the Shell" (1995).

GIF from "Ghost in the Shell" (1995). Source of inspiration.

A cyborg with augmented fingers types rapidly at a computer.

Digital Communication
Borosilicate glass, fiber-optic cable, arduino, LEDs, electrotherapy pads, projector.
2017 | 5’ x 5’ x 5’