ALIEN EMBRACE

with others, with spaces, with oneself… at a distance

a project by Jaime del Val / Reverso

Hugging yourself. Feeling yourself. Hugging yourself at a distance. Hugging someone at a distance. Hugging your alien avatar. Your alien Avatar hugs you. Hugging an architecture that hugs you…

Distant bodies propriocepting / Broadband distant bodies (or how to enrich proprioceptive sensations in distant relations)

Propriocepting oneself anew through the relation with an other  (thorugh minimal variations in movement)

Restaging the drama of social distance and confinement  (by reinventing the sense of moving body)

Telehug / Autohug / Metahug Machine – (propriocepting in times of social distance) – EEP – Expanded and emergent proprioception machine 1 – (proprioception technologies in the age of algorithms)

Reverso presents the prototype of a brand new robotics Tele-hugging machine. New Flexinamic wearable architecture-sculpture for nomadic, performative and metaformative actions.

tele-étreint – tele-embrace –  distant embrace – distant hug – telehugging – teleabrazo – abrazo distante – tele-abbraccio – tele-Umarmung…

To be presented in Metabody Toulouse 2020

PRESS:

  1. https://www.europapress.es/portaltic/gadgets/noticia-arte-tecnologia-reinventan-distancia-social-traves-teleabrazos-20201031125944.html
  2. https://www.20minutos.es/noticia/4439867/0/ultimo-distancia-social-teleabrazo/
  3. https://www.que.es/tecnologia/arte-tecnologia-reinventan-distancia-social-traves-teleabrazos.html
  4. https://www.cope.es/actualidad/tecnologia/noticias/como-arte-tecnologia-reinventan-distancia-social-traves-los-teleabrazos-20201031_974631
  5. https://elsumario.com/los-teleabrazos-el-arte-y-la-tecnologia-reinventandose-tras-covid-19/
  6. https://spain.shafaqna.com/ES/AL/4757573
  7. https://suracapulco.mx/reinventan-la-distancia-social-a-traves-de-los-teleabrazos/
  8. https://pasantesdf.com/titulares/lo-ultimo-en-distancia-social-llega-el-teleabrazo/
  9. https://noticierodiario.com/ciencia-y-tecnologia/lo-ultimo-en-distancia-social-llega-el-teleabrazo
  10. https://syfeed.com/es/news-details/lo-ultimo-en-distancia-social-llega-el-teleabrazo_37262124.html