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12 Numbers / Clock

12 Numbers
12 Numbers

As a starting point, 12 NUMBERS uses the Chinese figures from one to twelve instead of Arabic numbers so that people with different language background can realize and feel the glamour of traditional Chinese Culture. It works as a bridge between traditional Chinese culture and the rest of the world.In the form design, the beauty of image in Chinese Culture has been put into 12 NUMBERS. It reflects the Chinese saying ‘leave some things undone in order to do other things’, and takes the image of Chinese fold fan. People can get the time from the unique revolving dial.With the input of light, 12 NUMBERS can also work as a night light.


Shanghai institute of visual art

Shanghai institute of visual art
Shanghai, China