The Koti

Interaction Oct 01, 2013

description

The Koti (2013) is an experimental wearable intended to aid the urban warrior, by integrating visibility, location, and connectivity aids into a piece of clothing. The Koti is intended to aid the urban warrior, by integrating visibility, location, and connectivity aids into a piece of clothing.

process

The Koti achieved this by providing their current location using a GPS module. LED strip controlled by LDR sensor, providing increased visibility depending on lighting conditions. Embedded RFID chips into each wrist, one acting as a digital business card, the other a form of contactless payment solution and an LCD screen to view all the data providing connectivity.

Shaune Oosthuizen

Shaune's work manifests in the bisection of art, design and technology, producing experimental transdisciplinary projects. Such as interactive installations, machine-learning and immersive experience.