What does it mean to hack the intimate space of our bodies? From prosthetic legs and glass eyes that give one super powers to pills you swallow to change your “scent,” artists, scientists and designers are hacking the body.
Stelarc’s “Third Ear”
In 2007, performance artist Stelarc implants “third ear” in forearm.
Lady GaGa’s Prosthetics
GaGa’s interview with Bazzar magazine concerning body modification
Aimee Mullins and Her 12 Super Powerful Pairs of Legs