sascha nordmeyer: communication prosthesis sascha nordmeyer: communication prosthesis
sep 21, 2010

sascha nordmeyer: communication prosthesis

politician communication prosthesis is a unique object designed by sascha nordmeyer which aims to communicate for its user. the object is a small, rigid red circle which is inserted into a user’s mouth. once installed, the prosthesis holds the mouth open and forms strange expressions. nordmeyer describes the project as a research concept that is ‘the ultimate communication tool’. in addition to the device itself, nordmeyer also created this series of photographs featuring various professionals such as a politician, a midwife, a craftsman and an actress wearing the prosthesis. the pictures and the prosthesis are both available in limited editions.

http://www.saschanordmeyer.com

midwife

actress

craftsman

chef

professional cyclist

model

  • hahahaha

    2+2=5 says:
  • I love it !!!

    bull says:
  • I’m sorry but this is crazy and stupid

    A says:
  • omg, thats so creepy, i want to have one 🙂

    dana says:
  • ))) so sweet

    sonjabelle says:
  • The mouths are shaped too similarly… They should have taken it to the extreme!

    Flowermonkey says:
  • This is not a prosthesis…it’s technically a stent. Sorry, but that’s my profession. Today I am completing a middle finger prosthesis (no joke). I guess that can be used as a “communication prosthesis” too!

    This also reminds me of a dental dam (ugh, memories of root canal).

    I do like his eco tables, though.

    Sharon Haggerty says:
  • awesome!!!!

    lorah says:
  • I love it, this is crazy and stupid.

    LafinJack says:
  • mad lips – i want a set of them for halloween!

    lizee says:
  • HURRR

    sdf says:
  • that really is creepy, but great!!!

    Laja says:
  • ghegheghegheghegheghe!!!

    freya says:
  • Frightening to say the least. He should take it to the extreme and have different emotions. Hints of Soundgarden’s “Black Hole Sun” music video from the 90’s

    mstndvn says:
  • dentists would love this

    lydia says:
  • For mime artists, a delight. Now for infinite variations on the theme. Attachments to change the “expression” I’m laffing d;-)

    Jetwax says:
  • excellent idea.. I love it

    pandespani says:

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