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Discourse Presentation and Consultation

I was initially looking at only human perception of reality. The I wondered how do we know something is real. How do we judge reality? I realised we always judge reality and artificiality based on what is natural. It is always a comparative scale that is slowly graduated, and not a definite line, or an …

Foraging

Foraging is a extremely interesting avenue for my brief 1 , as it explores how people can attain equilibrium with nature through non damaging consumerism. It also highlights how nature evolves and grows within artificial environments like cities, creating awarness among people on how the natural and artificial interact. https://www.channelnewsasia.com/news/video-on-demand/edible-wild-1/foraging-101-9339928 https://guide.michelin.com/sg/en/article/features/why-a-foraging-restaurant-in-singapore-is-a-surprisingly-viable-concept https://www.scmp.com/lifestyle/food-drink/article/2056377/foragers-singapore-artists-show-guests-how-find-edible-plants https://www.straitstimes.com/lifestyle/food/foraging-in-singapore-field-to-table-2015 https://www.lifestyleasia.com/sg/food-drink/dining/walk-wild-side-5-foods-forage-singapore/ https://www.tnp.sg/news/singapore/nibble-you-forage-forest …

Gardening will save the world

This is a design by Tom Dixon and Ikea on the garden of the future. They are two contrasting levels exploring the super natural and super technological methods of growing in the future. The lab explores nature as a source of food and nutrition while the garden explores nature as a source of experience and …

Language Use : Nature

I was reading Edward Casey’s Article on Smooth Spaces and Rough-Edged Places: The Hidden History of Place. He mentioned a interesting fact that time is singular and hence our languages has only one word for time, however, many languages have a distinction between space and place. Similarly I started thinking about nature and environment. If …

Working on Brief 3

I was developing the idea of the reverse umbrella for a while now. I had come up with a future umbrella where people would stand in the rain and drink water. Shiu Heng suggested that people can’t drink the water all the time, as I illustrated in my previous model. He mentioned in army, they …

Brief 3 : Future Nature Reverse Umbrella

After Andreas’s comments on the the umbrella being positive . I decided to do a more detailed sketch. I wanted to also expand the series of products from the umbrella for rain to similar intangible stuff like wind of the mountains, sound of the waves etc. The umbrella questions demansd and ownership of the natural …

Future Trends – Luxury Attitudes

Click here for Report This report discusses the future trend of craving human connection and decreasing technology in all aspects of life. When technology like mobiles, computers were first introduced, it was considered a luxury item. However technology is very ubiquitous, and there a dime a dozen. It is far more rare to experience human …