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Yao, Elaine Buyue (2017) In Diploma work IDEM05 20171
Industrial Design
Abstract
The starting point of this project was to find a way to transfer Chinese traditional culture into modern product. After pre-stage research about combining Chinese elements with products, I found a very interesting phenomenon of Latticed window, which brought me to another perception. I found out that people always ignore the subtle changes
in daily life. These changes influence the relationship among users, product and environment. This project tries to find
these changes and explore potential possibilities that imperceptible reality can bring. UN/SEEN is a product that has
different functions in different status. It can reflect the environment as a mirror and it can be seen through as a decoration. The visual effect is always different... (More)
The starting point of this project was to find a way to transfer Chinese traditional culture into modern product. After pre-stage research about combining Chinese elements with products, I found a very interesting phenomenon of Latticed window, which brought me to another perception. I found out that people always ignore the subtle changes
in daily life. These changes influence the relationship among users, product and environment. This project tries to find
these changes and explore potential possibilities that imperceptible reality can bring. UN/SEEN is a product that has
different functions in different status. It can reflect the environment as a mirror and it can be seen through as a decoration. The visual effect is always different due to the changeable surrounding light. Users can also interact with it. When rotating it, the users can switch the light on, making it an atmosphere luminaire. (Less)
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author
Yao, Elaine Buyue
supervisor
organization
course
IDEM05 20171
year
type
H2 - Master's Degree (Two Years)
subject
publication/series
Diploma work
language
English
id
8918049
date added to LUP
2017-06-21 16:04:53
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  abstract     = {The starting point of this project was to find a way to transfer Chinese traditional culture into modern product. After pre-stage research about combining Chinese elements with products, I found a very interesting phenomenon of Latticed window, which brought me to another perception. I found out that people always ignore the subtle changes
in daily life. These changes influence the relationship among users, product and environment. This project tries to find
these changes and explore potential possibilities that imperceptible reality can bring. UN/SEEN is a product that has
different functions in different status. It can reflect the environment as a mirror and it can be seen through as a decoration. The visual effect is always different due to the changeable surrounding light. Users can also interact with it. When rotating it, the users can switch the light on, making it an atmosphere luminaire.},
  author       = {Yao, Elaine Buyue},
  language     = {eng},
  note         = {Student Paper},
  series       = {Diploma work},
  title        = {U N / S E E N},
  year         = {2017},
}