Katherine Templar Lewis

Art

Radical Immersive Art 'The Waldorf Project' Redefines the Human Experience

Artist Sean Rogg shakes up reality with an immersive performance like no other.
Katherine Templar Lewis
11.15.16
Sex

What It's Like to Experience a Virtual Reality Orgy

If you thought real orgies weren't nerve-racking enough, try sitting through a tantric sex film shot in 360 degree virtual reality.
Katherine Templar Lewis
8.30.16
alcohol

Cry Me a River: How to Make Cocktail Bitters Out of Your Own Tears

Crying on a night out is usually a sign of a bad time, but the British Museum of Food is teaching booze lovers to turn their tears into drink ingredients. I tried my best to cry my way to a perfect cocktail.
Katherine Templar Lewis
2.15.16
Art

The Art of Breeding 'Super Bastard' Chickens

Artist Koen Vanmechelen is cross-breeding chickens from around the globe to make a truly "cosmopolitan" hybrid.
Katherine Templar Lewis
11.14.14
Music

This Ada Lovelace-Inspired Artwork Pits Musicians Against a Robot

A new installation asks musicians to respond to a robot whose movements are inspired by mathematician Ada Lovelace's work.
Katherine Templar Lewis
10.14.14
noise

These Soundscapes Turn National Statistics Into a Maze of Noise

Rafael Lozano-Hemmer told me he hopes his works will serve as a tool to help “slow communication in this fast paced world.”
Katherine Templar Lewis
10.1.14
Culture

I Drank Colors at a Synesthesia Happy Hour

Exploring a neurological condition through sense-stimulating cocktails.
Katherine Templar Lewis
9.18.14
Gaming

This Mind-Controlled Game Trains Your Brain With Mental Parkour

I used brain power to control a character in a parkour game, and face planted repeatedly.
Katherine Templar Lewis
9.9.14
Music

I Hacked My Body Into a One-Woman Band

At London's Reverb festival, your body is both composer and instrument.
Katherine Templar Lewis
8.18.14
Sex

Love Is the Pits: Pheromone Dating Matches People by Their Smell

Picking a mate based on their pheromones might make for resilient offspring, but you have to create them first.
Katherine Templar Lewis
7.17.14
Art

The Mirror that Shows Your Insides

This "digital mirror" is a glimpse of future personalized medical tools.
Katherine Templar Lewis
4.25.14