Recent multisensory posts

Interesting

What’s sex like when you can feel colours and taste sounds? For people with synaesthesia, the world can appear very different | South China Morning Post

If romantic films are to be believed, kissing someone special can leave you seeing fireworks.…
Art

London Design Biennale offers sensory world exploration | THE DAILY STAR

Filled with sounds, smells and interactive installations, the second London Design Biennale offers visitors a…
Augmented & virtual reality

Eating with your eyes: Virtual reality can alter taste | Cornell Chronicle

Humans not only relish the sweet, savory and saltiness of foods, but they are influenced…
Art

Fall Arts: Emily Lawrence, Scratch & Sniff Menu at The Craig Gallery | The Coast

Emily Lawrence is at work mapping the familiar footpath between our olfactory glands and our…
Augmented & virtual reality
The Oddly Satisfying Spa Uses VR and ASMR to Relax Guests | VR Fitness Insider
Multisensory
Humans have more than 5 senses | World Economic Forum
Branding
Best Practices in the Auto Industry: Appeal to All Your Customer’s Senses…even Smell & Taste! | CBT Automotive Network
Art
A multisensory gastronomic theatre experience that is ‘bold and satisfying’ | The stage
Augmented & virtual reality
Cosmic Sleep takes visitors on a multisensory trip following the path of the extraterrestrial rocks zipping through the solar system | Quartz
Augmented & virtual reality
How virtual reality is being used for science as well as gaming | 9Pickle
Augmented & virtual reality
Fully immersive hyper augmented augmented experience including temperature changes, wind, mist, and smells | Fastcompany
Health
Multisensory activity may lead to faster recovery from brain damage, stroke | UPI
Entertainment
Desperados submerges party in world’s deepest pool for multi-sensory stunt | The Drum
Art
Multifaceted festival that combines art, sound, technology and taste into a surreal sensory journey | Markets Insider
Experiential
The Holi-Brolly umbrella gives off a glow and scent | Lonely Planet
Augmented & virtual reality
The fourth industrial revolution – virtual & augmented reality | Cape Times
Emotions
It’s a sensory area that helps to decrease behavior and anxiety | Triblive
Interesting
A sensory look at the fussy eater | Parenta.com
Multisensory
Now Meat-Lovers Can Scrub Up With Vegan Bacon-Scented Soap | Livekindly
Augmented & virtual reality
Augmented Reality vs. Virtual Reality | Chronicle week

All memorable experiences are multisensory

The multisensory gap existing between Mother nature & man-made experiences is becoming smaller by the day

Smell is perhaps the sense which is least harnessed by marketers, yet it is the only one which is directly hard-wired to our brains, with no transformation of the olfactory signal (scent) taking place on the way to the brain. This is why smell is particularly evocative and capable of triggering such strong emotions and memories.

RW Connect - Making Sense of Emotions - 30th September, 2014

When I compose music,

I see colours