Tuesday, June 1, 2010
Exhibit Design Inspiration: Solving Problems With Materials
Several people sent me the TED talk (embedded above or available here) by Tom Wujek talking about a design challenge for teams of four people that involves solving a "simple" problem with inexpensive materials.
I love how such a simple challenge can generate so many interesting results (including the interplay between group members.)
ExhibiTricks readers may already know of my interest in different approaches toward prototyping --- I think the building challenge shown in this TED video is another great example of "prototypical thinking" --- trying out design ideas quickly, with familiar materials.
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