Who we are in Post-Anthroposcene

In the era of Anthropocene, Human design for human-center world, however we are damage our environment by development. “As the world’s population has more than doubled in the last forty-five years to seven billion, it starts to become clear that the plant had limited resources and we were using them up fast.” (Anthony Dunne, Fiona…

Finding the sixth sense for human

Due to the gene difference, we cannot have some sense which animals have. But we can use technologies to have the sixth sense. Benjamin H. Bratton share a opinion in Notes on Extinction, Emergence and Biochemical Design that in the post-anthropocene, if human want to survive, we need to collaborate with inorganic species that we construction. After…

Reference for Turtle Shell Home

CoolClimate Maps http://coolclimate.berkeley.edu/maps By using  local census and weather data to examine the average household carbon footprint of more than 31,000 U.S. zip codes. We can find obviously by the map that in New York City, the area in the center of city produce less greenhouse gas emissions perversion than the sprawling suburbs. The Song…

Inspiration by Other’s Work

There are some works which inspire us by other designers. Rather than using new technologies to making functional products, they concern more with social, cultural and ethical elements. For example in Between Reality And the Impossible, The projects consists of a number of design proposals presented through models, photographic scenarios, videos and 3D texts. Obviously,…

Does design only about problem solving?

Indeed, when we think about design we think about problem solving, e.g, products,  illustration, interface, etc. However, Speculative design shows us a different aspect of design. It is not about solving some problems which have highly possibilities in the future, but  about speculating how things could be, and to create a space where allowed people…