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Traumpfade / interactive paving slab

Traumpfade
Traumpfade

For thousands of years, people used to follow
marks left by them or other creatures in nature.
Nowadays we walk on solid concrete and leave no prints.

Dream Paths is a concept and a technical solution
bringing the human footprint back into our urban
environment.
During the night, while the people are dreaming
about the previous day, the square starts to dream as well:
By entering the square we activate the paths that
have been trodden by the masses of pedestrians
during the day. The paving slabs start to shine
along our paths while we’re walking on it at night.

Dream Paths enlivens abandoned places.

University

Burg Giebichenstein

Burg Giebichenstein
Halle (Saale), Germany

Design

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Halle (Saale), Germany

Students: Aaron Wilde Ludwig Schilling Martin Klinke Mentoring: Prof. Frithjof Meinel Prof. Uli Kühnle Dipl. Ing. Karl Schikora Dipl. Designer Enrico Wilde