Exhibition and Talk: What is the taste of the color blue?

In November, Marcos Lutyens and I built an interactive tactile sculpture at the Building Bridges Art Exchange as part of a symposium by the International Association of Synesthetes, Artists, and Scientists, in conjunction with UCLA’s Art|Sci Gallery.  We asked
blindfolded visitors to traverse the gangway pictured below and feel, with their hands
and stocking feet, different textures, thermal sensations, proprioceptive inclinations, and
feedback sounds—and then translate these heightened sensations into color and

Great write-up in the HuffPost here.

Check out synesthete CC Hart exploring the gauntlet:

And here is my talk:

Appelusa at BBAX

Jon Adams at BBAX

Anne Patterson at BBAX

Tim Thompson at BBAX

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