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0406, Vibeat Tactile Audio Device, 2016

This is a 0406. Its medium is https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hrit3ghotte&.

{
"label_number": "0406",
"title": "Vibeat Tactile Audio Device, 2016",
"description": "Two circular pods are attached to the table. Touch the pods with both hands to feel music as vibration. Vibeat was designed by Liron Gino, a graduate of Jerusalem’s Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Israel. These jewelry-like pieces are designed to be worn as a bracelet, brooch, or necklace. The device can be used while wearing a headset (i.e. listening and feeling simultaneously) or by itself, without hearing.",
"instructions": "Press the button.\n\nTouch a pod with each hand.\n\nTo hear the sound while feeling it, wear the headset.\n\nExperience music as vibration.",

"tombstone": "Liron Gino (Israel, born 1989); Courtesy of Liron Gino",

"child_object_collection": [
{"title": "Working prototype", "description": "Metal, plastic, electronics"},
{"title": "Appearance models", "description": "These objects represent how the product will look and feel when manufactured. Two small, round, black disks fit in a lozenge-shaped carrying case. The bracelet and necklace each have a black cord and a silver-toned clasp. The pin attachment clips to the user’s clothing.","tombstone": "Metal, plastic"},
{"title": "Video, 2:00 minutes", "tombstone": "Photography and editing: Alexandra Vakovleva; Soundtrack: Yaron Eigenstein"}
]
}

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