The artist's goal for White Bears project is to create an object from thoughts that people want to erase from their minds. By using a portable EEG-reader, Ka Hee Jeong captured eight different channels of brain activation of a participant while asking him to actively engage in thought suppression.
Ka Hee Jeong is an artist and curator who lives and works in Berlin. She studied at Kaywon School of Art and Design (Korea) and University of the Arts Berlin (Germany). Her works are based on the visualization of thoughts that are unpredictable in nature but impactful in our lives. She combines several aspects of disciplines such as philosophy, neuroscience, literature and methodologies include 3D-printing, video, and installation into her work.