Tag Archives: ALS

Device uses a hacked PS camera to help paralyzed artist draw for the first time in 7 years

This is probably one of the most inspiring things I have seen. ever. This talk is about the graffiti artist named TEMPT. He was a prominent artist in the 80s until he was diagnosed with a condition called ALS (aka Lou Gehrig’s disease). The condition is characterized by progressive weakness due to spinal chord degeneration. […]

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Art from the eyes

This is pretty cool.  The EyeWriter is the brainchild of the Members of Free Art and Technology (FAT), OpenFrameworks, the Graffiti Research Lab, the Ebeling Group and legendary LA graffiti writer, publisher and activist, TEMPTONE.  Tempt1 was diagnosed with ALS in 2003, leaving him almost completely physically paralyzed, except for this eyes.  This ignited the […]

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