Our smartphones give us access to a huge amount of content designed to occupy our time. Once we are glued to the screen, time seems to pass so quickly. Conversely, parting with our smartphone sometimes feels like exposing ourselves to extreme boredom. This deep fear of emptiness creates a dependency, sometimes causing us to spend several hours a day staring at our screen just to escape boredom. Meanwhile invites us to consider our relationship with time by inciting us to separate ourselves from our smartphone for a short while.
Léonard Guyot (CH), Maya Bellier (FR), Paul Lëon (CH)
Léonard Guyot, Maya Bellier and Paul Lëon are graduates of Bachelor Media and Interaction Design at ECAL/University of Art and Design in Lausanne, Switzerland. This bachelor’s degree focuses on the relationship between technology and design, mainly in a prospective way, using advanced technologies applied to the field of design.