Name, first nameSchibli AlainYear of birth1981UniversityZHDKField of Interest / research fieldFuture / TrendsTitle of projectmake&playAbstractmake&play explores the phenomenon of grown-up play in the trend context. In our efficiency-centered society playing is widely seen as a waste of time. Playing can more and more be found as motivation-design for efficiency enhancement in so called Gamification.
Unsurprisingly, real purposeless play needs a redesign. What possibilities offer the new digital fabrication tools and the playful DIY kits of the maker movement for the evolution of grown-up play?
TutorsBitten Stetter, Francis Müller
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