Design Stories

Design Stories featuring great design, architecture, fashion, graphics and innovation from across the globe.

 

Black Hole

The black hole is a multi functional guitar based on hard rock and metal music styles. The body shape gives the guitar players feeling of comfort. It's equipped with a liquid crystal display on the fretboard to generate visual effects and learning programs. Braille signs behind the guitar's neck, can help people who are blind or have low vision to play guitar.

Continue reading

 

TranS

TranS which is easier in moving than the usual one isolation strip, is designed for those interior and outdoor environment such as airport, cinema, concert, exhibition and so on which needs to set isolation strip by considering daily visitors flow rates. When you are trying to move TranS, you just need to pull up the steel pillar. Therefore, balance weight plate will fall down a bit of distance between the steel pillar and because of the self-balance of weight plate, it can rotate 90 degrees. In this way, traditional weight plate can transfer into a moveable wheel.

Continue reading

 

Shared P

Shared P, which makes personal parking space can earn some parking fee when it is unoccupied so that the other drivers can parking there is designed basic on the sharing economy background. After personal parking space owner set Shared P, they can set their Shared P into 'In Service' state on their smart phone by our APP and the other drivers nearby can search those 'In Service' parking space in the APP so that they can find it right away.

Continue reading

 

Eluminance

During police and civil defense operations, clear and concise instructions are essential to the success of the operation and safety of both operators and civilians. In such operations tension can escalate very quickly and can occur during anywhere and anytime. Eluminance is a highly versatile carbon fiber module that houses a retractable and environment illuminated barrier tape. The design provides heightened visibility and ability to animate directions on the barrier tape. This gives operators greater crowd-control in escalated situations and helps in the cordoning of hazards clearly.

Continue reading

 

VeloClass

As municipalities are starting to realize the opportunities in bicycle traffic and bicycle tourism, they struggle to see which directions to develop, where and how to involve private investments. Which direction should they develop? Which properties are valuable for opening a restaurant for the cyclists? These challenges touch base in data: to know exactly how many vehicles go in each direction, on each route. Veloclass provides exact statistics about the size and direction of bicycle road traffic, telling apart different types of vehicles.

Continue reading

 

Fastback

The Fastback features an alternative electric guitar concept based on a new design language inspired by the shapes of a Ferrari. Form and function united in a lightweight, ergonomic, and balanced body sculpted through elegant lines and athletic shapes with sense of flow and speed. Innovative enough to reach new horizons, and conservative enough to be welcomed by the varied tastes of guitarists around the world. A new concept projected into the future without losing its classical roots.

Continue reading