– Show the consequence of plastic pollution that affects the ocean, through the multiplication of jellyfishes.
– Jellyfishes multiply when the temperature of the ocean is affected by pollution. Increasing high number of jellyfish is a strong warning that our ocean is dying.
a. A few jellyfish are lit up (light intensity = 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 →
Design is the craft of visualising concrete solutions that serve human needs and goals within certain constraints.
– Kim Goodwin
The common misconception surrounding designers is that we exist simply to make things look aesthetically pleasing. We do not come equipped with the knowledge of engineers. Our instruments? Mostly our ability to visualise and conceptualise. Indeed, whenever my relatives ask Read more →
“Design is the craft of visualising concrete solutions that serve human needs and goals within certain constraints.” by Kim Goodwin, the author of the book, explained that design is a discipline that is neither art nor science. Design is something that serves human needs and goals. These human needs and goals include aesthetic satisfaction but more than that. Designers Read more →
The progress that we aim for this week:
Collection of plastic cups:
We have place notice and boxes at strategic area to collect from our fellow adm peeps. The collection point are located at B1, Level 1 and Level 2 beside the dustbin where mainly student would gather around. We also posted on ADM Facebook page to giving them a heads up 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 →
Pushing aside the improvements we have made — as mentioned by Suhwee in an earlier post, one of the biggest area for us to improve on is how we can incorporate sound into our installation.
Sound has always been the component that is most underdeveloped for our installation. As of now, our idea is limited to simply using chimes to illustrate Read more →
As our installation focuses primarily on light pattern to give the visual impact to viewers, we have tried a few light patterns over the past 2 weeks.
*All the GIFs here are the TOP view of one cluster of our installation. As all the stalks are laid in a circular cluster.
1. Circular-Outward Pattern 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 →