CIRCADIAN RHYTHM Briefing

Devá States

Life has changed dramatically for many of us, with our usual daily routines are being altered because of the quarantine and isolation. All of these changes impact our natural circadian rhythm, an essential internal “body clock” that plays a key role in regulating our life’s cycle. With our normality being disrupted, our emotional wellness and mental health definitely have been taking huge ramifications. We spent many nights awake and confused, and most of the times we reminisce about better things in the past to rejoice. During the isolation, we took some steps back in time to revisit all of the...

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V.A.L.I.S Briefing

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Vast Active Living Intelligence System, VALIS, is a literature work written by Philip K Dick in which he envisioned his gnostic belief in one aspect of God where he drew inspiration from his religious and spiritual experiences over the years. Philip K Dick was a frontier of the 1960s and 1970s new wave science fiction movement that birthed the cyberpunk. Cyberpunk essentially is a sub-genre of science fiction that tends to focus on a combination of low life and high tech, juxtaposed with a degree of breakdown or radical change in the social order. Dick’s cyberpunk universe explored various philosophical and...

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HORIZON Briefing

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  We constantly challenge ourselves to expand our horizon by redefining our perspective. Curiosity and courage to see and reach beyond the limit. Driven by these values, we experimented with multiple standpoints in order to achieve what we would dub as our best offering to date. This collection is also hugely inspired by Niki Lauda, a motorsport legend, who has passed away last year while this collection is still in development. His perseverance, attitude and dedication are the qualities that we set example upon. Especially during times like these, when the world is suffering from the pandemic. Lives, plans and...

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