The Tales of Koko
Long ago in the village of Waikiki, Kokopelli, the mystical being are known to bless the villagers with babies through her magical dance and music. As Kokopelli arrives at the village, the ruffles from her skirt signals her arrival to the villagers. Kokopelli dances through the village. People starts gathering behind her, waiting Read more →
As the hip allows quite a great amount of rotation and movement, both me and Si Hui wanted our kokopelli outfit to be able to present that dynamic set of motion, as such we wanted some sort of rotation and twistable mechanism in our outfit.
As such, in order Read more →
Kokopelli represents a mischievous trickster or the Minstrel, the spirit of music, also considered a symbol of fertility who brought well-being to the people, assuring success in hunting, planting and growing crops, and human conception. Often represented as a humpbacked flute player in a dancing pose. Kokopelli is associated with being a storyteller, teacher, healer, trickster, trader and a god.
For this project, we Read more →
kokopelli’s sound shaper
For this particular project, Daphne and I have teamed up to create a wearable fabric done up based on the pattern from a chosen acoustical environment that interacts with the given motion of the body part.
Who is kokopelli?
body parts chosen
The elbow is a joint connecting Read more →
How do humans hear?
This kids video does an excellent job in explaining how the human ears work in a simple yet comprehensive manner!
In a nutshell, the ear is divided into 3 parts – outer, middle and inner ear.
Outer ear – pinna/auricle:Part that we can see Main job is to collect sounds from our surroundings. Shape of ear is designed Read more →
More Process: https://oss.adm.ntu.edu.sg/ytan149/pandora-revisited/
Who is Kokopelli?
A mythical character often portrayed as a hunchback flute player. The legend originates from ancient beliefs of American south-west natives. He is thought to be a symbol of fertility, joy, feast and long life. He is also a musician, storyteller, rainmaker, healer, teacher, joker-magician and seducer.
“This merry traveler has a lesson Read more →
Pleasant: Water Cooler in ADM (Flowy)
Unpleasant: Security Alarm in ADM (Resembles water droplets)
Sound Waves on Audacity
IMG_7551Elbow-BoneElbow is the joint connecting the proper arm to the forearm Marked on the upper limb by the medial and lateral epicondyles and the olecranon process Classified as a synovial joint, functionally as a simple hinge joint that allows for flexion and extension. Read more →
These were the two words Brendan and I picked. It was exciting because these two body parts are vastly different from each other in terms of how they move as well as the small intricacies between parts.
To begin, an eye is one of the most delicate and intricate organsof the body as it is solely responsible for a Read more →