Interactive Brain Light Project
By Laura Jade

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Artist Laura Jade’s Brain Light Project (2015) integrates biology and illumination design into an interactive, sculpture cut from perspex, and engraved with dendrites.

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Collaborating with neuroscientist Peter Simpson-Young and programmer Sam Gentle, the brain sculpture lights up in response to changing brain activity transmitted from an EEG (electroencephalography) wireless headset.

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The Brain Light Project is Laura’s major work for her Masters of Illumination Design at the University of Technology, Sydney and has been created during a CULTURE AT WORK 2015 art + science residency program.

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A detailed online catalogue can be found HERE. It includes interesting statements from the neuroscientist and programmer’s perspective.

http://laurajade.com.au