This week's TEDWeekends theme is 'Hacking Our Senses,' and below you will find a visual representation of colorblind artist Neil Harbisson's talk on how he can 'hear' colors.
Neil Harbisson is an early cyborg artist and the few human to have an antenna implanted into his skull. This talks about him and his process.
Neil Harbisson: the world's first cyborg artist Like this.
"The man who hears colour" "I do not wear technology. I AM technology." He can WEAR SONGS. This is nuts.
Harbisson's visualisation of Amy Winehouse's Rehab
Artist Neil Harbisson is completely colour-blind. Here, he explains how a camera attached to his head allows him to hear colour.
Thanks to the antenna implanted in his skull, Neil Harbisson can hear images and paint sounds.
Colour-Blind Artist Neil Harbisson Embeds 'Eyeborg' in Skull to 'Hear' Colour - rare disease previously allowed him to see only in black & white.
Neil Harbisson, the first cyborg artist in the world - WTF fun facts