BRAILLE

-AUTUMN 2018-

A SENSORY PROJECT WHICH BEGAN WITH THE IDEA OF LANGUAGE, IN WHICH LÉA CREATED A TEXTURAL JEWELLERY PIECE WITH A HIDDEN MESSAGE USING BRAILLE. USING 3D MODELLING AND 3D PRINTING WITH BLACK NYLON, HER PROJECT TOOK THE SHAPE OF A BRACELET. EXPERIMENTING WITH THIS SOFTWARE ALLOWED LANGUAGE TO TAKE ON A PHYSICAL, TEXTURAL FORM AND RAISED QUESTIONS ON TOUCH AND SENSATION, WITH THE BRACELET AS A SIGNIFIER OF OUR JOURNEY FROM BIRTH TO DEATH.

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