About the Book
SERVO2 is a subversive ethical project with the purpose of exposing issues surrounding forced labour in corporate industries such as manufacturing, agriculture and construction. Forced labour was deemed critical after a global research campaign was conducted, signalling a lack of awareness in regards to forced labour from participants.
To raise awareness SERVO2 was created, a company that specialise in a process they call “Workforce Optimization”, where by workers are ultimately transformed into lifeless corporate machines. The optimization of human workers thus overriding all aspects of human rights as workers are subjected to conditions of complete control and oppression.
As developers of innovative technologies, S2 strive to expand into new territories of efficiency through the utilization of bio-enhancement stimulants, hybrid hardware and worker surveillance. The three main products of S2 being the “Strength Arm”, “Cultivation Boot” and “Precision Mask”. These devices despite being practical also subject workers to physical and psychological traumas due to the dangerous nature of the products produced by S2.
The world around us operates on many levels; we interact and live for the experience of what happens next. As a designer, and as an artist, I believe that communication is vital to the human experience and to the ways in which we live. Creative thinking and the skillful use of a diverse range of mediums is a powerful tool that can efficiently add additional layers of meaning to an idea, service or message whilst also opening up new opportunities.