Prof Nohe’s works are very interesting and experimental. It piques the audience’s interest, and maintains this interest because of how much they can explore with the installation. The installation hinges mainly on the interactivity and how responsive it is to the audience’s interactions and choices of connecting different ports. This creates different effects and different “music”.
The interesting part comes Read more →
This chapter talks about how design is meant to serve human needs and goals. One of her quotes in the chapter: ” design is the craft of visualizing concrete solutions that serve human needs and goals within certain constraints.” This quote gave me a clearer picture as to how we should design.
Being a good designer does not just mean making our Read more →
This chapter discussed about the different challenges a designer face in the design process. One would be them being bounded by material qualities, tactile or digital. However, I feel that with the existence of such challenges, it should be a form of motivation for the designers to look at things in a wider perspective so that there would be a Read more →
Diary of behaviour
Day 1 – Create a diary of when, why and what you use your mobile device for. Observe how others are using their mobile devices. What are the most common uses and where do you see these behaviours?Wake up in the morning, the first thing I do is to reach for my phone to see Read more →
Day 1 (Friday) :
Like everybody else in this digital age, I would use my phone every single day without fail, it has basically become part of my life.
In the morning, before I am awake, my phone would have already woken me up put it to snooze. After which I would proceed to check my messages to see if there are Read more →
Timothy Nohe’s presentation on Interactive Environment and Experience Design was unlike any other guest speakers’. It was interesting to listen to him share his experiences in his works and installations. His experiences also made me understand that to make an installation successful, you need more than just a designer, but a team of people from different fields of expertise.
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Day 1 – What did I do with my phone? The first time that I will touch my phone during the day will be to off my alarm, followed by checking for messages. This is the routine for my day. As I do not have school on Friday, I continued to browse through my social media for a while before I get out Read more →
Timothy Nohe was invited to class to share about his experience and his project on “Light City”. His project was very interesting, how it can be adaptable to different input system (music box; tablet). He showed us how a different input system allows many different types of styles to be created and how the target audience can be different too.
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Day 1 (Saturday):
I have a love/hate relationship with my mobile phone.
I can’t really remember when or why I got my first phone, but for as long as I have owned one, I don’t really find myself depending on it. In fact, I used to think that I can survive a long period of time without a phone. I think this Read more →
When Timothy Nohe unveiled all his equipments, including that really cool looking television, I already had a feeling that whatever he was about to show us next would be really awesome.
I was very mesmerised by how he managed to conjure up so many beautiful visuals just by effortlessly twisting the knobs and inserting wires into different ports. I thought, “how Read more →