Lab. Interaction Design, IUAV, Venice
Profs. Philip Tabor and Gillian Crampton Smith
Team project with Maria Chiara Toncich and Kui Wang
Built with Arduino
Finalist at Adobe Design Achievement Awards 2010, installation category
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Today, just by picking up the mobile phone we can call our friends spread out all around the world. liaison offers the possibility of keeping in touch with someone we find special in a more poetic and less intrusive way.
It consists of a pair of interactive houses for two people sentimentally connected, which provides a domestic intimacy in very gentle ways. We developed three versions: paper, ceramic and plexiglass, each one with its own character and behaviour.
I paid special attention in making the models and in managing the presentations.