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Interactive Fountain / Dispenser

Interactive Fountain
Interactive Fountain

In an occasion of partying of gathering, people tend to talk to people they already know. The design encourages people to interact with each other especially with strangers.

The tap of the water dispenser is designed to be pressed continuously in order to dispense water. The water flows in small amount. However, behind the fountain is a big knob for people to press for increasing the water flow.

The design intentionally creates an opportunity to interact without causing too much trouble for the user. The slight inconvenience is a trade off for a chance for people to know each other.

University

Asia University

Asia University
Taichung, Taiwan

kuo shing chen,
Asia University