Superimpose the newspaper layout and the real characters’ face, include the main title, subtitle, speak from the perspective of Chinese newsstands’ owners, reflect their social position, while rebuilding people’s recognition on the newsstand and cultural identity of the print media, to regain the traditional reading habits that about to demise in the upcoming wave of information, wake up Chinese respect for the traditional newspaper, reconstruction public’s collective cognitive for newsstands.
We often speak without rationality and act violently when we are angry. We would like to design a product that can help us release stress and anger from these seemingly improper deeds. Our design not only vents your pressure but also records each time when you get angry. After liberating yourself, our product eventually will be an artwork.
The calendars in Chinese regional, a kind of paper-books, still represented the time goes by; therefore, the users using paper-books can feel the moment passing of time by tearing a piece of calendar and also recognizing a special tool every day. We sincerely interviewed every professional’s tools with beauty and spirituality, the beauty of tools design that the users can appreciate professionals’ art works infuse into our masterpiece-A Tool a Day.
Have you been noticed the street lights nearby? All of them are different.Standing in silence, they lighten our way every day; however, most of us doesn’t stay for a while and pay attention to them.To record those particular lights, we visited sixty villages and towns in Taiwan, and draw them with local attractions. We hope to remind people to look up and admire those beautiful lights with us.
This subject uses the natural disasters such as typhoon and earthquake which are common in Taiwan as the main content, and is the interactive design of the knowledge of the disaster prevention. The disaster prevention is made into posters and emergency response guidebooks and it is showed by the images collocating with pre historic animals. It is also tied in the application of augmented reality as the shows of the interactive animation, expressing the severity of disaster and learning the knowledge of disaster prevention.
Inspiring from the concept of “18 levels of hell”, we redrew 18 common bad online behaviors, using and combining the modern elements and the daily scenes of Taiwanese. Fire is adopted because it conveys Taiwanese traditional beliefs. They believe that people only die once, and those who committed bad behaviors would be burned in fire to get to the heaven or hell. We use “Augmented Reality” to show the animations on mobile phone, we match each animation according to corresponding data and proportion in each level, to show how serious that bad online behavior is.
Taiwanese songs was rather tragic once under pressure during the period of Chinese Nationalist Government’s rule under martial law. This is why thisdesign team has taken the angle of musical cultural heritage in selection of songs as subjects of design. Applying simulation gramophone record binding, assembly, and packaging approach as well as nostalgic print style.
The interactivity reflects how people try to make sense of the unfamiliar dimension, which may not be the reality. Each set of Chinese and English title before the main chapters, and all Chinese chapter numbers are sheared in a way to suggest a separate dimension within the book, mirroring the concept of revelation. Unlike a typical contemporary casket, the packaging is unpolished to suggest the rawness of death, and is reminiscent of intimate times when the family prepares the deceased for burial.
The structure of Oil-paper umbrella is extremely beautiful and so as the hand-made tactile quality. I think Oil-paper umbrella can represent part of Chinese culture and every umbrella has one story of their own. With simply few colors and clean canvas, this experimental project shows everyone how beautiful of the Oil-paper umbrella is. I hope people can be attracted by this work and immerse in the story of east culture.
The purpose of this project is to provide more efficient, more secure building tools in the growing world construction, In essence, we subvert the people’s understanding of excavators, integrate into a variety of mechanical elements, such as cranes and truck. During the research phase, we found the need of improved safety and efficiency of construction workers .Although this solution is a product design, it is based on a complete system design. We have developed a new and better excavator working system.