Lost in Touch

Bregtje van Jole

Keywords: Healthcare, Human-behaviour, Social design

Lost in touch is a semi-analogue installation designed to provide a more

independent method with finding little moments of relaxation within a healthcare

environment. This work, which reflects on the healthcare crisis in which the

Netherlands finds itself, offers people living with dementia a more independent

way to deal with loneliness, restlessness, and insecurity. The work Lost In

Touch is comprised of 3 objects named BOB, TIMMY and SARAH. Who

individually have their own quality of companionship to offer to their user. The

work Lost In Touch is created with the help and feedback of elderly living with