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Crossnotes

(Deutsch) Eine stärkere Verbundenheit der Menschen zu einem Ort fördert die Identifikation mit diesem. Wir untersuchen, inwieweit persönliche Erlebnisse und Geschichten die Verbundenheit zu einem Ort stärken können. Durch eine Reihe von Experimenten untersuchen wir adäquate Eingabemethoden für das Einsammeln und Konservieren von persönlichen Geschichten im öffentlichen Kontext.

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Timeshaft

Timeshaft is an intervention that transforms any activity in an elevator into a public action by capturing and layering consecutive elevator rides on top of each other. Passengers may realize if they can see people from the past now, someone in the future will see […]

ConnectedCity at Chi Sparks 2011

Trust Thy Neighbour: Exploring Information Sharing in anonymous Urban Setting to Support Trust Generation Paper Presentation at Chi Sparks 2011 in Arnhem, Netherlands. Trust, along with social capital, has been in decline since reaching a peak in the 1960’s. Trust in society has been identified […]

Say Hello to Mimosa!

To test our Mimosa #3 in a real context and evaluate how people react to the living interface, we set up a test run in the elevator. Unfortunately we could only talk to some persons from the video to get feedback on the testing. If you […]

Mimosa #3

In our Mimosa #2 test run, we discovered some people were frightened by the textile draped Mimosa. Thus we went back to our original material: Mimosa #3 consists of paper and runs autarkic – the arduino board and electrical power supply are situated in a […]

Mimosa #2

The “Durst!” project taught us that taking care of something is a main issue in a house with anonymous structures. We created Mimosa to take the experiment further. In urban neighborhoods, the anonymous nature of the tenants affords an absence of interaction and lacks a […]

EachOneShootsOne

EachOneShootsOne

3 cameras x 10 pictures = 30 contacts? EachOneShootsOne is a set of cultural probes (Gaver, W. et al.) in the form of disposable cameras. Each camera was handed out with a certain challenge. After accomplishing this challenge the camera should be passed on to […]

Mimosa #1

The “Durst!” project taught us that taking care of something is a main issue in a house with anonymous structures. We created Mimosa to take the experiment further. In urban neighbourhoods anonymous structures are a main issue that goes along with an absence of interaction […]

HouseGuerilla

To explore the level of interaction in the house, we ran a series of experiments in a semipublic area of the building. We installed three prototypes on three stories. These prototypes were called – Durst!, Fundstücke and Momente. Durst! (Thirst) Durst! consists of a plant […]