Gridhub, a company who’s spreading awareness about renewable energy to the general public, asked me to do a 3D rendering to promote their future skateboards. These skateboards are meant to be art objects and are a part of a bigger collection of items designed with solar panels.
Through head-mounted displays, the new, socially seductive Facebook Spaces relays information directly into the user’s retina. The experience can be described both as a cartoon-like togetherness, one based on actual, real communication, but also as a superficial gimmick. In other words, Plato’s allegory of the cave has successfully been implemented into the cool world of today.