Portfolio. BHSAD Creative Processes | L4, 1st semester - Page 32

32 33 Sunglasses. Alternative. Expressing. Playful. Prototyping During the primary research, it was discovered that the only possible accessories for the blind are a basic sunglasses, which cannot meet the need of expressing the personality. There were researched past and contemporary designers and artist in different fields of art. Analyzing the cultural probes (were filled in including the legally blind person) gave the understanding the color, texture, shape. Summarizing this information gave the idea of creating the headpiece for blind, which server not only like sunglasses (hiding eyes), but also became an expressing accessory. Alexander Calder Luxottica’s Museo dell’Ottica