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floater / pedestal basin

floater
floater

“floater” is a public used lavabo with magnetic levitation switch. There are two floating position for on and off working status. The lavabo is off when the switch is floating above the middle of lavabo. Furthermore the switch has the cleansing function as "metal soap". When the switch is parked aside above another floating position the lavabo is on. People wash their hands using the water sprayed from the center. Wind from the gap around the lavabo top cap and basin conveniently dries your hands quickly.

University

tsinghua university

tsinghua university
Beijing, China

Design

tsinghua university

tsinghua university
Beijing, China

Design

tsinghua university

tsinghua university
Beijing, China