|Where Art Meets its End … The concept of a capsule that could produce a rapid decrease in oxygen level, while maintaining a low CO2 level, (the conditions for a peaceful, even euphoric death) led to Sarco’s development. Is it art or … ? The elegant design was intended to suggest a sense of occasion: of travel to a ‘new destination’, and to dispel the ‘yuk’ factor.|
Sarco@Cube Design Museum
January 26, 2020A grand evening in the new year to look forward to: on Monday evening 10 February 2020 we cordially invite you to drink with us to... death.
Sarco at Venice Design 2019
May 10, 2019Sarco leaves Venice The first full-size, 3D-printed Sarco on display in Venice After two years in development and six months in production, the world’s first fully-3D printed Sarco was on displa...
‘A very peaceful death’: Euthanasia Activist Nitschke to unveil high-tech death pod @ Venice Design 2019
May 9, 2019Sarco has been invited to participate in Venice Design 2019
Philip Nitschke is the founder and director of Exit International.
A former medical doctor, in 1996 Philip helped 4 of his terminally ill patients to die using Australia’s Rights of the Terminally Ill Act.
Philip is the co-author of:
- Killing Me Softly: Voluntary Euthanasia and the Road to the Peaceful Pill (with Fiona Stewart) (Penguin, 2005)
- The Peaceful Pill Handbook (with Fiona Stewart) (Exit International, 2006 – 2018)
- Damned If I Do (with Peter Corris) (Melbourne University Press, 2013)
Philip has designed several end of life machines including the CoGen and the Destiny. The Deliverance Machine (used in the Northern Territory by his patients in 1996) is on permanent display in the British Science Museum in London.
Alexander Bannink Industrial Design is gespecialiseerd in productontwikkeling. Van huishoudelijke apparatuur tot meubels en van mobiele ruimtes tot voertuigconcepten. Met innovatieve ontwerpen realiseert Alexander Bannink dagelijks dromen van zijn opdrachtgevers. Daarnaast inspireert hij bedrijven met nieuwe ideeën over hun producten en adviseert hij over productontwikkeling en ontwerp.
Meer informatie: www.alexanderbannink.com
May 29, 2019The world’s leading euthanasia advocate designs a “death pod”
May 23, 20193D printed gas-filled DEATH POD brings designer flair to euthanasia
May 22, 2019Philip Nitschke's 3D-printed "death pod" lets users die at the press of a button
May 10, 2019'Dr Death' Has a New Machine That's Meant to Disrupt the Way We Die
The Huffington Post
May 4, 2018Here’s Why I Invented A ‘Death Machine’ That Lets People Take Their Own Lives
December 1, 2017Meet the Elon Musk of Assisted Suicide, whose machine lets you kill yourself