RESEARCH : 2016
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Door to Asia
Program


POSTCARD
FROM RIKUZENTAKATA




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Postcard from RT is an proposed online platform project which aims to rebuild and strengthen the local community of survivors in Rikuzentakata after the destruction from the earthquake incident in 2011. Using the format of postcards as a communication tool, not only to share the story of the local community to attract tourists, but also for the locals to exchange morale and to rediscover the value of their local wisdom as well. This proposed online platform is a proposed project result from the DOOR to ASIA, a designers in residence program.
RESEARCH : 2016
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Thailand Creative
& Design Center


HUMOUR BUSINESS EXHIBITION :
KEY INGREDIENT OF KAI HUA ROR COMIC



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The research unfolds the key ingredients that foster the Kai Hua Ror comic magazine to prosper yet, remain their iconic identity which establishes since 1973. Analyzing from the compiled gags across the 50 years span, the research unveils that the key DNA of the comic has been passed on visually through the iconic characters and scenes which any comic writers can adopt and adapt them into their own style in order to create unique content. Moreover, the media of Kai Hua Ror has evolved through time to best fit with the behaviour of the consumers. The content also involves the storyline of the current events and everyday living of people to create engagement with the audience.Lastly, the characters are now also become platform which anyone can make use of it as well. The Key Ingredient of Kai Hua Ror Comic Magazine Research is a part of content research for Humour Business exhibition of Thailand Creative & Design Center.


RESEARCH : 2015
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Thailand Creative
& Design Center

ENERGYTOPIA : ENERGY
AREA MAP SURVEY



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Is accessibility to energy the new basic need?

Energy Area Map Survey aims to uncover the role of electricity in the urban lifestyle where digital technology has become an essential part of life. After a series of interviews with a group of design students whose spend their time working in cafe or co-working space on laptops, a plotted map of cafes in Siam Square area, Bangkok, with rating for the idealness to spend time working on their laptops was produced. The activity revealed that one of the key factors that has been taken into account is the number of plugs available. It furthermore, captured the emerging meaning of energy in urban lifestyle where the energy accessibility has increasingly become the new necessity.The Energy Area Map Survey is part of the Survey of Discourse on Energy Sharing in Public Spaces and Media-Assisted Campaigns for Thailand Creative & Design Center.

RESEARCH : 2013
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Design Academy
Eindhoven

10/1000 BOOK :
ACTIVITY MODEL




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In response to the controversial closure plan of library of Design Academy Eindhoven, 10/1000 Book is an activity model that extended the role of the librarian, the key driver of the library. The activity involved creating a paper bookshelf which displaying books which had been used extensively by the students as references and keep tracks of all the books which had been used in order to keep the data throughout the year.
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