Flui: Perceiving Time and Space Through Emotion

Rafaela Beraldi Zeidler, Janaína Mendes Bueno de Godoy, Ken Flávio Ono Fonseca
2019 Zenodo  
Rui Barbosa square, located in the center of Curitiba, Paraná, Brazil, was defined as the focus of our project since it is mainly used as a passage area. Since it is a vast space with substantial crowd circulation and in need of revitalization, we saw the opportunity to design an object that awakes curiosity and self-consciousness among people that pass through this square. Flui is a modular installation that focuses on the interaction between the users and the surroundings in an ephemeral way,
more » ... n an ephemeral way, providing a brief moment of relaxation and the sense of belonging to the city. The result is a dynamic product that stimulates the connection of people with their surroundings. Furthermore, it aesthetically contributes to the square presentation, attracting the attention of those who do not value the fusion between the urban space and its citizens.
doi:10.5281/zenodo.2621508 fatcat:5otrgvelivbkloshqnd7y6pxrq