The Local Barometer

William Gaver (Designer), Andy Boucher (Designer), Andy Law (Designer), Sarah Pennington (Designer), John Bowers (Designer), Jacob Beaver (Designer), Jan Humble (Designer), Tobie Kerridge (Designer), Nicolas Villar (Designer), Alex Wilkie (Designer)

Research output: Non-textual formDesign


Threshold devices present information gathered from the home’s surroundings to give new views on the domestic situation. The Local Barometer displays online text and images related to the home’s locality depending on the local wind conditions to give an impression of the sociocultural surroundings.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2008

Research Group keywords

  • Interaction Research Studio

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