In compliance with Japan’s national health authorities, NTT InterCommunication Center [ICC] have made the decision to close its facility from February 29 to March 1, as a measure against the further spreading of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Japan.
We apologize for the inconvenience and disappointment this may cause to those who had hoped to visit on both dates.
We appreciate your understanding and cooperation.
This exhibition experiments with haptics and haptic forms of telecommunication linking the human body to society, and relationships between human individuals that are established through touch. The featured works encompass different themes, and are rotationally exhibited for a certain time period each. In the course of the exhibition, the scope of telecommunication will be expanded to include next to audio and video also forms of haptic transmission.
Production: NTT Communication Science Laboratories
Planning: WATANABE Junji (NTT Communication Science Laboratories, NTT Service Evolution Laboratories), HAYASHI Akiko (NTT Service Evolution Laboratories)
Cooperation in research: MINAMIZAWA Kouta (Keio University Graduate School of Media Design), TANAKA Yoshihiro (Nagoya Institute of Technology)
Cooperation in exhibit design: YOSHIDA Tomofumi (Of Sheep Inc.)
Cooperation in design: YANO Hirohiko, TATE Masami