Med in Art

Real-time MRI music video by Sivu: “Better Man than He”

Category : Biomusic, Video

Medicine, Anatomy and Music collision in the song of Sivu “Better Man Than He”.

UK based musician Sivu, lay in an MRI scanner at St. Barts Hospital London for hours while repeatedly singing his song,”Better Man Than He.” The real-time MRI footage shows the sagittal section of Sivu’s head as his mouth and tongue move to each word. The video also combines some coronal journeys through Sivu’s face and 3D volume rendering of his entire head.

Director: Adam Powell

The video was created with the help of doctors Marc E. Miquel and Andrew David Scott at St Barts.