3rd Specialism project:
'Canteen, Stride & Plastic Bottles'
A mini project covering a location (College Canteen- Starbucks), a measurement (stride- human motion in a space), and a material (plastic shampoo bottles). Having become increasingly interested in the flow of people through space through further research into public space design, I analysed the high traffic flow of students in the college canteen. I built models to break down the space and paths into a coded network of decision and action points, with the intention of reworking the space to increase flow efficiency. I used the bottles to create a modular representation of this network, through which smoke would pass in the flow direction, and built such that one bottle represented one stride measurement in the space.