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VACANCi / Toilet door handle


In the public toilet people have to wait in line. It is difficult to know whether a toilet is available or not with the pre-existing 2 dimensional display. Hence, it creates a communication problem between the people in line, “VACANCi” presents a new paradigm of toilet door handle design. The method in which “VACANCi” displays the availability of the space makes it possible for the people to check the vacancy without the unnecessary walk. The users can easily walk right into an available space for they can check the availability from a far. When a user locks the door, the sign slides from blue to red color indicated the presence of a user.


Hongik university

Hongik university
Seoul, South Korea


Hongik university

Hongik university
Seoul, South Korea