New gestures

The goal is to encourage people to interact more with their physical environment, to make them aware of it and not disturb person to person interactions in the same space.
Here are some of the”new” behaviors they generate when looking to information, in contrast with the “zombie” gesture smartphones lead to.


The objects

The smartphone is neutralized  inside a “cage” and its functions redistributed into objects around the house. Those objects are designed to occupy free architectural spaces and become part of the house. The information is presented in an abstract and simpler way. Through LEDs, sound or mechanical movements users can “read” information such as the number of hours left to sleep, the unread mails, the schedule for the bus, the activity on facebook or ebay…