Designing the Absurd

Quarantine-inspired Final Project Zine

Quarantine-inspired Final Project Zine

In one of our group discussion, the biggest problem that came up was the increase time spent in front of our computer, now that all activities are limited indoor. Some of the inspiration we drew from are: Tatsuya Tanaka – using everyday objects in an […]

Final Project Proposal

Final Project Proposal

Chenhe, Lanni, and I decided to work together for our final project. The prompt is to create something for the pandemic lifestyle. We come up with three big concepts with some potential objects/devices that we will be making. Concept 01 Possible objects include: Vacuum Sculptures […]

Back Mirror

Back Mirror

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Door-Holder Sandal

Door-Holder Sandal

For the second assignment, we were told to design two devices — the remote control and the object being controlled. Son and I came up with the following ideas: Laugh track controller for the comedian to set off at their own lame jokes, in fear […]

MUV phone add-on

MUV phone add-on

For the first assignment of absurd class, we were told to make a phone add on. Ideation On our initial meeting, we thought of the different problems people encounter when using their phone, exposing your messages to stranger on the subway standing next to you, […]