Making Workshop. Artefact Blogs Collection


Marina Castan (RCA London), Marie Heidingsfelder (Fraunhofer CeRRI, Berlin)


The concept of intimacy is closely linked to the private sphere. Hence, new technologies make intimacy portable: using your smartphone, you can have important and emotional conversations while crossing a public space or while sitting at a train station. In these moments,you might wish to have your own physical space around you – a portable space that gives you a shelter and allows you to concentrate on private and intimate questions.

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