Playing with senses. What if your senses were messed up? Will you be able to recognize things? Using the concept of synesthesis, we tried to create interactions for users to experience the feeling of mixed senses.
The project titled Synesthesis is an installation that aims to communicate
the creative capacity of multiple individuals through a process of
mixing the senses. By allowing the users to interact with our system then
taking the individual outputs they create and combining them into one
Can you hear the colour?
Sense the way that you never done it before
Role: Conceptual Designer / Technical Artist
Generate the concept and implement it in reality
Find technologies that serve our needs
Overcome technical problems
Creating an abstract concept in reality
Didn't really know much about interaction design by that time
System usually became overloaded
What I learned:
This project sparked my interest in interaction design and finding stories from users. I learned how to overcome huge technical difficulties. I also learned how to abandon original concepts in favor of more realistic prototypes.