Sentimental Attachment to Objects
Richard Seymour Keynotes - Richard Seymour's speeches are entertaining, engaging and personal. The designer, who is based in...
Using an example of a child’s drawing, Seymour asks the audience "how does this picture make you feel?" The response towards the picture immediately changed once the audience discovered it was the last thing that a five-year cancer patient was able to complete.
The emotional functionality of an object is something that affects people in an individual and intimate way; it bypasses cognitive interpretation and has an emotional significance that cannot be mimicked.