We perceive the world differently. The meaning we take out when we look at our surroundings is subjected to our perception. This perception is highly affected by our emotional State (Mood) in that space & time and Decisions we make in that context (our judgements) are dominated by our emotional state. That being said, our mood is triggered by a stimulus. Sound is a strong stimulus which can induce a certain mood into a person.
’12 me’ explores the way we understand and comprehend the world. Our perception depends on mood and mood can be altered by a sound. The Installation leads to the realisation and make us conscious about the influence of mood in our daily life. It appreciates the world perceived resides only in our mind.
Based on the “Circumflex model of affect” with arousal and valence dimension adapted from James Russell, I have choose 12 different mood. A playback of my voice is played depicting the 12 different moods chosen. Moods are mapped to lenses having different optics. As we pick up the lens to see through it, audio is played in the headphones.