Mr/Ms/Other Potato Head
Mr/Mrs/Other Potato Head explores how humanity will behave, look and auto-determine in a future context according to current scientific and anthropological speculations of the bodies’ mutability and also original thoughts based on current tendencies and behaviours.
This Mr/Mrs/Other Potato Head talks about Speculative Identity.
This Mr/Mrs/Other Potato Head unify the similarities between animal species and the human Evolutive Identity. Front: Most pigs’ organs could work as a backup for human ones. Right: Mice coincide 88% with the human genome. Back: Orangutans are more similar to humans —in terms of genetics— than chimpanzees, contrary to what we thought until today. Left: Elephants are capable of identifying themselves in front of mirrors like humans do.
This Mr/Mrs/Other Potato Head shows the versatility of the Digital Identity. You can try it now with your favourite Face Filter Masks published on Instagram.
Mr/Ms/Other Potato Head was a project developed for "Understanding L'Hospitalet" exhibition. Curated by Understanding Design association for Milan Design Week 2019.