My Design Lab
We study people as the designers of their own life. We innovate in open design, physical design tools, custom design as service and local manufacturing using digital fabrication.
We are based in the department of Industrial Design at KAIST in the republic of Korea.
Consumer to Creator
We studied 16 households in process of selecting and purchasing furniture items. Our insights help designing future fabrication interfaces.
Actuating a Monitor for Posture Changes
we explored and designed six types of interactions between an actuated monitor and a user to induce posture changes.
27 Feb 2018 new students: Jaeho and Donghyeok
23 Feb 2018 Anthony Wilson wins URP Grand Prize
20 Jan 2018 2018 Winter School with Kyushu University
08 Nov 2017 Field Trip to the Haitai Factory in Daejeon
03 Nov 2017 My Design Lab at the Open KAIST 2017
05 Jul 2017 Ratchair on Discovery Channel Canada
Furniture that learns to move itself by vibration
The Ratchairs have been vibrating since 2015. Watch the new video.
Ori-Mandu: Korean dumplings in whatever shape you want
A novel and hybrid process that uses custom fabricated tools that assist in the process of cooking dumplings.