Revolutionary bionics and the cyborg what is the relationship between science fiction representations and medical realities.

  Contextual Essay: The initial idea sparked from visiting ‘Materialising the digital, ‘Exhibition at the MAAS, for a Media arts subject where my interests grew in the innovative nature of the UNYQ prosthetic products: “UNYQ is growing expanding their 3D printed medical embellishments such as the scoliosis brace, which is pushing boundaries in medical gold … More Revolutionary bionics and the cyborg what is the relationship between science fiction representations and medical realities.

What intercultural barriers heightened the conflicts during the Cronulla Riots and how have these conflicts shaped ethnic relationships in the area now.

  TRANSCRIPT: Hi guys, and thank you for tuning into today’s topic surrounding intercultural conflict, my name is Chloe Smith. In December 2005, a series of violent racist attacks began after an incident at Cronulla beach. The attacks were the cause of years of underlying racism in NSW. In this podcast, I will be investigating … More What intercultural barriers heightened the conflicts during the Cronulla Riots and how have these conflicts shaped ethnic relationships in the area now.

What lengths can advanced prosthetics and bionics extend human capabilities in professional sports? 

Blog post 1 was an initial exploration of the first question I created: Revolutionary Prosthetics and the Cyborg, Is sci-Fi driving medical innovation? After researching different avenues of this topic I discovered that the relationship between both industries may intersect, however, the two industries in combination was too broad.  Looking at the question through a sports … More What lengths can advanced prosthetics and bionics extend human capabilities in professional sports? 

Movie Night?

Throughout weeks 1-8 as a class we engaged in screenings to support weekly topics. During the screenings, we contributed in a live tweeting session. It was a great way to participate in discussions with other class members and use the functions of the platform such as gifs and hashtags. I really enjoyed the experience and … More Movie Night?

Revolutionary Prosthetics and the Cyborg, is sci fi driving medical innovation?

The best way to predict the future is to invent it. – Richard Feynman THE IDEA: I visited ‘Materializing the digital’ for a Media Arts subject excursion last year and came across a company called UNYQ. (see below for the blog post on UNYQ) ” UNYQ’s ‘Catwalk, Rivet and Vittra from stigma to style: 3D printed … More Revolutionary Prosthetics and the Cyborg, is sci fi driving medical innovation?

CONCURSUS REFLECTION

My development process consisted of various iterations and practices in order to create the final film. With the theme of ‘futures’ I researched and looked into the history of body paint, I think this foundation was good for my film as it provided me with inspiration to create the paint stop-motion film. As I researched … More CONCURSUS REFLECTION