Thinking From Outside the Wrapped Box

Self awareness, teamed with Kim awareness and Bae awareness, produced this study about unwrapping wrapped boxes: “Exploring the First Momentary Unboxing Experience with Aesthetic Interaction,” Chajoong Kim, James A. Self, and Jieun Bae, The Design Journal, vol. 21, no. 3, 2018, pp. 417-438. Here’s detail from the study: The authors are at UNIST (Ulsan National […]

Boxes for rocks — their own story

Boxes for rocks grow from much thought and careful effort, what with the desire that each box fit snugly and well in enclosing a particular rock. Ann Macmillan, say those who know, “creates cardboard boxes for rocks that are designed to fit each rock’s individual surface. After 3D scanning them and unfolding the rock’s geometry, the […]

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