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The Yin-yang tile / tile

The Yin-yang tile
The Yin-yang tile

The Yin-yang tile aims at leading blind females and males into the right restroom accordingly. The idea of Yin-yang tile is abstracted from the traditional Chinese philosophy of Yin-yang。In the theory of the yin and yang, yang represent masculinity, activity, hardness while yin represent femininity, passivity and softness, therefore we depict Yang as a convex, represents male and yin as a dent symbolizing female. The mark of yin-yang can be worldwide easily identified. Thus the bulging part on the tile will lead to the men’s room while the dental patterns lead to the ladies’ room.

University

innodesign , CKC of Zhejiang University

innodesign , CKC of Zhejiang University
HangZhou, China

ying fang tian,zhang xu sheng

Design

innodesign , CKC of Zhejiang University

innodesign , CKC of Zhejiang University
HangZhou, China

li peng,zhao chen,li xin, li yue ping,yuan si si,ding ting ,jin yi