Still (A)Life & Craving for Immortality
“Still (A)Life” is set in an in-between world of history, science, society, hidden longings, and the future. Hirtenfelder deals in her research work with the topics of human body part preservation and our craving for immortality. She connects various kind of media such as sound, photography, sculpture and poetry to academic research, and pushes the boundaries of a fictive story into an extreme future scenario.
Speculative Design, Concept Development & Writing
Petrus the Fetus & eyeballs: Fimo-Clay
Still (A)Life Photography
Still (A)Life Text & Sound
Research-Essay: Still (A)Life & Craving for Immortality