How much time does someone spend looking at a piece of art?
Artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer measures the attention span of visitors with Kinect-powered tape measurers. The longer the visitor stays in front of the installation, the measuring tape starts to project upwards until it crashes and recoils back.
After spending a month in New York last May, I often feel like I left a piece of my heart there. While these pillows aren’t a substitute for that bustling city, I sure would love to have a colourful, cozy friend to curl up with on the couch.