Physical Computing / Interactive Installation 2019
SVA IXD Midterm Project
Soothing interactive light sculpture to help people calm down and relieve stress.
Ideation, Industrial design, Prototyping, Coding, Modeling
Liz Wang, Samantha Brooks
According to a new American Psychiatric Association (APA) poll, almost 40% of Americans are more anxious than they were at this time. In consequence, over 14 % of US adults has tried meditation to reduce their stress.
How might we using technology to help people do mindfulness exercises and relieve stress ?
We came with the idea of building an interactive music box.
Users can use this box to make soothing sound and interact with the vibrant light.
Testing, Debugging & Iterative
Final Working Prototype