Digital

Super Cilia Skin

Mar 07, 2009No Comments

Silicone-based interactive membrane Mitchell Joachim, Hayes Raffle, and James Tichenor designed Super Cilia Skin (SCS) in 2002. SCS is a tactile and visual system inspired

Fabcell

Dec 31, 2008No Comments

Color-changing textiles Fabcell is a chameleonlike fabric that changes color when conducting an electric charge. Developed by Dr. Akira Wakita’s Information Design Laboratory at Keio

SmartFountain

Dec 23, 2008No Comments

Interactive water feature A typical fountain or waterscape consumes less water annually than an equal surface area of grass-planted lawn. Water features can also be

Dye-Sublimated Corian

Dec 16, 2008No Comments

Heat-based image transfer in DuPont Corian solid surface Dye-Sublimated Corian is a process by which graphic content, with the aid of computer software, is converted

TileToy

Oct 25, 2008No Comments

Modular electronic-game prototype TileToy is a modular, electronic-game prototype for game tiles developed by English game designer Daniel Blackburn with Finnish designer and media artist

Dimension Elevator

Oct 20, 2008No Comments

Immersive video environment Dimension Elevator is an immersive media environment that attempts to demonstrate the fluid transformation of a physical space via seamlessly projected video

PixelSkin01

Sep 29, 2008No Comments

Smart facade for dynamic light transmittance and information display Developed by Sachin Anshuman of Orangevoid, PixelSkin01 is an intelligent cladding system intended to bring information

Erwin Hauer Continua

Sep 07, 2008No Comments

Digitally fabricated multidimensional surfaces Erwin Hauer Continua is a series of designs for perforated and light-diffusing architectural surfaces. Originally developed in 1950, Continua screens were

Recursive Pattern Process

Aug 27, 2008No Comments

Process generating evolving, nonperiodic patterns Materials produced in modular units based on traditional industrial practices are inevitably confined to predictable, repeating patterns. A common example

Backlight Images

Aug 23, 2008No Comments

Backlit three-dimensional relief in DuPont Corian Backlight Images are three-dimensional solid-surface topographies created from digital images. Developed and manufactured by the R. D. Wing Company,