Designed with Charo Luo and Eve Suen.
"Above Water" is a weather lamp that creates a meditation space while weather forecasting.
The name "Above Water" comes from a quote of the Chinese poem "在水一方".
The project is presented by rendering and prototyping.
Above Water is a dynamic lighting system, which creates an intention for a special atmosphere within a room. Meanwhile, it provides three functions of entertaining, meditating and interacting at the same time. This weather lamp offers users to reconnect with the natural environment by visually meditating. On the other hand, the lamp could interact with users by multi-functioned as a portable flashlight.
By the ideation of the water, the shape of the lotus leaf and shadow casting, "Above Water" provides users a poetic meditation space.