Velomobile

Again, a world that exists beyond my recognition…the world of velomobiles (half bicycle / half car) Some of these are pretty interesting (visually and mechanically). http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Velomobile http://www.lowtechmagazine.com/2010/09/the-velomobile-high-tech-bike-or-low-tech-car.html

Z I M O U N

Artist: Zimoun Material: Industrial technology (Motors + Compressed Air + Such) with simple materials. Check out the video(s) at: http://www.zimoun.ch/works/2010/361_dc-motors_filler_wire/361_dc-motors_filler_wire.html  

Interactive Bench?

An interactive bench…. Not quite sure how it works but i’ll look in to it. From pop-up city: “The bench has three different games. One game is a painting game. You paint colors on the bench without using actual paint but simply by moving your hand around on the bench. When the bench is left … Continue reading

Two Initial Thoughts…..

  These posts might not necessarily be related to design (as in art/design), but it could provide some interesting sub-categories within the collection…..aka engineering. High-Low Tech – MIT Media Lab “The High-Low Tech group integrates high and low technological materials, processes, and cultures. Our primary aim is to engage diverse audiences in designing and building … Continue reading