June 28, 2012 AT 12:00 am

Cheng Guo’s “Mouth Factory”

Chengguo-Chewingdrill

Cheng Guo’s “Mouth Factory”.

Mouth Factory(2011-now)

”Mouth Factory” is a series of functional machines specifically designed to be operated by the mouth of the user, Which includes Chewing drill, teeth lathe, tongue extruder, mouth breath rotational molding and vacuum form machines.

The project explores the capabilities and versatility of this wondrous organ and correlating facial expressions, re-contextualised within the realm of production. As a comment on human enhancement, the project aims to explore the aesthetic of production through a series of performative devices. By focusing on the mouth, the production devices acquire a fantastic quality that amplifies and render visible the reciprocal relationship and effects between our body and our tools.

Related

No Comments

No comments yet.

Sorry, the comment form is closed at this time.