Entry for:180 Seconds of Discovery
1. What is the title of your video?
Adaptable shoes for Digital Nomads. (Content may disturb)
2. Please provide a brief summary of the subject of your video!
This PhD research through design practice is a conceptual proposal for a mass-produced, multipurpose, transformable shoe to satisfy the lifestyle requirements of contemporary nomads. It examines the current trend of making a living that is completely independent of geographic coordinates, often referred to as ‘digital nomadism’ (DN). The aim of this research is to design shoes that would be easy to pack and also transform to support a variety of activities, occasions and purposes, to benefit a dynamic or unpredictable lifestyle. It is influenced by pop culture, social media and urban fashion.
3. Which competition categories would you like to enter?
Future Leader Award
People's Choice Award
4. Do you have a video hashtag for sharing via Twitter?
#donotstaystill #DNshoes #nomadshoes
Magdalena Karasinska is a PhD Candidate at Massey University of New Zealand (College of Creative Arts). She received her Master of Art in Poland and worked for years in Milan, Italy. Her works wer...
Round: People's Choice Award
Category: People's Choice Award