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An incomplete telephone box 06 / Spare urban space redesign

An incomplete telephone box 06
An incomplete telephone box 06

This an extendible project for people to think, debate and reflect about re-using this British culture icon, a telephone box.

When on the telephone, most people tend to do things, such as pacing, walking, drawing, playing with telephone line or anything they can get their hands on in that period. Mainly this sort of behaviour is only for killing time due to all the human organs being free except the mouth and vocal chords.

Is this meaningless? Is it possible to record or discover its hidden meaning after using the telephone? This concept provides more possibility to observe any potential value of people’s unconscious behaviour.


University of Southampton

University of Southampton
Winchester, United Kingdom


University of Southampton

University of Southampton
Taoyuan city, Taiwan

Ting-Kai Chang