Silver 2020 / Medical / Therapeutic Shoes

THE REHABILITATION

  • University
    University Of Auckland
  • Lead Designer
    Jessica Young
  • Prize
    Silver in Therapeutic Shoes
  • Expertise
    Non Professional

This design is envisaged to be a performance shoe in the field of recovery. The idea is inspired by water; it speculates the soft fluidity of the liquid form and its transformative state into a crystallized solid. This design works through being responsive, adaptive and biomorphic.

Bio
XX-X LAB
CREATE | EXPERIMENT | INNOVATE
WELCOME TO XX-X LAB (PRONOUNCED “20-10 LAB”)

XX-X LAB IS A NEW ZEALAND BASED DESIGN PRACTISE, ESTABLISHED TO CREATE, EXPERIMENT AND INNOVATE BETWEEN DESIGN DISCIPLINES.

IN ITS SEARCH OF FUTURE TERRITORIES OF DESIGN, XX-X LAB CREATES WORK THAT RANGES FROM FOOTWEAR, APPAREL, PRODUCT DESIGN AND ARCHITECTURE ACROSS VARYING SCALES.

XX-X LAB’S WORK CONCENTRATES ON THE FUTURE OF CREATIVE DESIGN. WITH A CONCEPTUAL APPROACH FOCUSING ON THE IMPORTANCE OF FUTURE INNOVATION USING DIGITAL TECHNOLOGIES, THE LAB CREATES EVOCATIVE AND THOUGHT PROVOKING DESIGNS THAT

Photo Credit: Jessica Young