Theo Jansen makes enchanting wind powered beach creatures. He's been perfecting them for over 20 years. Eventually he will populate beaches with his animals, so that they can "live" independently. Design for engagement.
It's interesting how many people pay tribute to Theo Janson by making models of his creatures, or by creating videos that demonstrate the principles of their movement. The video above was created by Daniel Wyllie, a design professor in Rio. The video below was created by Oscar Torres.
All Things Interactive
There is something about being in an airport disoriented far from familiar .
Marney is the founder of Animatrix, an interactive consulting firm that has shipped over 300 projects in the last 25 years for companies that include Apple, BearingPoint, KPMG, Clinique, The Limited, AT&T, NewsCorp, The Walt Disney Company, The National Academy of Science and many others.
Marney.com is about interactive design- the creation of any experience that starts with the user. It can be a site, an ad, a toy, a place, an object.... anything that's designed for engagement.