enabling social encounters with smart earphones
Have you ever felt encapsulated when listening to music on your earphones in public? How does this „bubble“ affect your interactions with other people that might want to approach you and talk to you?
We designed a set of smart earphones that automatically pause your music as soon as they are taken out – so you can tactfully focus on the conversation instead of interacting with your phone.
In this project the goal was to optimize the use flow and interaction with an microwave oven interface from an usability perspective. This was done through iterative cycles of usage evaluations, re-designing and prototyping. Read More
Helping Zodiac Aerospace to become a service- & experience focussed company
The concept of current airplane kitchens and catering products has not been changed within the last forty years. However, airlines are trying to create unique user experiences for their passengers in every phase of the journey, whereby the galley plays a major role. Therefore, Zodiac Aerospace asked us to explore:
How will galleys facilitate in-flight experiences in 2030?
contemporary felt chair for small series production
The process of creating the Casual Chair was inspired by experimenting with different materials and folding techniques, to develop an unique characteristic and a construction which allows in-house production of a small series of chairs. Read More