Distance Lab is my favourite creative research organisation based in the Highlands of Scotland – note I'm on the board so I'm biased. They bring together digital media technology, design and the arts to redefine and overcome the disadvantages of distance in learning, health care, relationships, culture and other domains.
Mutsugoto is a body-drawing communicator for distant partners, and is (in their words):
Video and other information is available from their website here. Is this the future of intimacy in our increasingly distributed relationships?