Type: Urban furniture design, competition
Status: Awarded exhibition panel, 2014
Competition theme:Romanian Design Week 2014 focuses on the importance of design in public spaces and the way it is actually improving our daily life. Design is not supposed to be a luxury, design is everywhere, is a special language, a bridge, a connection between communities and passions. The spaces we share have an important role in our daily, urban life, they influence our ideas and our behavior and that's why looking at them and designing them becomes a way of designing the future.
Concept:reACT is an interactive remote which has the role of raising awareness and generating collective engagement towards the environment and would be placed in green urban squares or parks. The device needs the input of minimum two individuals who playfully collaborate to balance the spherical remote. When equilibrium is reached, a WiFi signal triggers the local irrigation system, showing users that collaborative action can have a direct and immediate positive effect on their environment.