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iCandy: Tech for the Hands, Eyes, and Body

Touch and see what isn’t really there

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Photo: Nick Gentry/Barcroft Media/Landov
Despite what F. Scott Fitzgerald once wrote, there are apparently second acts in the lives of technological gadgets. This portrait, a product of the ongoing Xchange project by London-based artist Nick Gentry, is a collage made from plastic floppy discs, used discarded X-rays, and film negatives. The aim of the project is to take obsolete technologies and turn them into art.

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