Algae-powered Thermometer

Algae-powered thermometer Background The algae-powered thermometer is another demonstration of “photo microbial fuel cells”, pMFCs. It was developed as an exhibition piece for the 2018 show “BioDesign: From Inspiration to Integration” at the Rhode Island School of Design Nature Lab, curated by William Myers. The same “candy” vessel version was also exhibited at BUGA...

Bio-inspired Artworks

Working with various organisms, I have always been fascinated by how beautiful they are. So this is a selection of bio-inspired artworks based on micro- and macro-organisms as well as fascinating natural phenomena. Most of these artworks are available on the print-on-demand site Society6 and Redbubble. Get them as an art print or a...

Flytec Balloon 4

Product design update, packaging, and quick guide for the ballooning instrument Flytec Balloon 4. Work on the device included colour scheme for housing, updates to LCD, keyboard design. The packaging is a continuation of the style developed for the Volirium P1 with minimalist graphics. Further work included the development of the logo and accompanying...

Guy XY Turing Cabaret

Cover/sleeve for the dark wave album “Turing Cabaret” released in 2018 by London-based musician Guy XY. Illustration by Yaara Eshet....

Moss FM

Moss FM is a proof of concept for the world’s first plant-powered radio, and the first working moss-powered object requiring more electricity than an LCD. It makes use of an emerging biophilic technology: Photo Microbial Fuel Cells (P-MFCs). Electrons and protons produced by photosynthesising plants are harnessed and transformed into electrical current. In addition, it harnesses naturally...

Thingconnect

Logo and overall identity for THINGCONNECT, a New York based start-up. THINGCONNECT runs workshops teaching and educating people about the Internet of Things (IoT). The company produces a starter kit with tutorials for tinkering on, and quick prototyping of, IoT projects. The first of these sets is the mobile kit, equipped with a SIM...

Volirium P1

Product design update, packaging, and quick guide for the vario (flight instrument for free-flight pilots) Volirum P1. The housing of the product is an update of its predecessor Flytec Connect 1. The packaging maximises the impact of the brand logo itself, suggesting a mountainy flying site by repeating elements of the logo in a minimalist fashion....

Concrete Bookends

I love the look and texture of concrete and found it was time to experiment with the material. The result is a set of bookends fusing concrete with reclaimed wood. Each cube measures 10 x 10 x 10 cm and weighs just under 2 kg. A set of two is for sale, see the shop...

Flytec Element Series

Refreshed design and UI for the Element range of Flytec, a Swiss engineering company building flight instruments for free-flight pilots. The Element series, plus the Flytec Connect 1 (now Volirium P1) covered the entire range of paragliding and hang gliding pilots – from beginners to pros. This spectrum was used in the new packaging...

Flytec UP and X-Track Pro

Design, UI and packaging concepts for a GPS live tracker and a simple vario for Flytec (now Volirium), a Swiss manufacturer of flight instruments for free-flight pilots....