Stable Chopsticks Stable Chopsticks by GW Lyu, JM Yu, QY zhou, J Wang, QY Yu

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DESIGN DETAILS
DESIGN NAME:
Stable Chopsticks

PRIMARY FUNCTION:
Stable Chopsticks

INSPIRATION:
The inspiration of this design comes from chinese diet custom. Chinese dining culture has a long history which influences billions of people nowadays. The shape of the chopsticks has never changed as well as its status for chinese culture. We pay attention to our daily life, and found that the habbit of people using chopsticks. They would always put the chopsticks on the table or place the tips on the side of the plates, but normal chopsticks are very easy to slide and fall down to the floor.

UNIQUE PROPERTIES / PROJECT DESCRIPTION:
In China, when people are having the dinner, they would always put the chopsticks on the table or place the tips on the side of the plates. But since the chopsticks are usually cylindrical, they are very easy to slide and fall down to the floor. With the Stable Chopsticks has a small slot, one can easily place them on the plates or bowels, without worrying they would slide away.Moreover, through the groove on the chopsticks, the chopsticks can be contained in the chopsticks rack easily, and keep clean and tidy. Therefore, users can directly draw out the chopsticks when the user needs.

OPERATION / FLOW / INTERACTION:
It is used as normal chopsticks.

PROJECT DURATION AND LOCATION:
This design started from march in 2015 and ended 2 months after in China.

FITS BEST INTO CATEGORY:
Food, Beverage and Culinary Arts Design

PRODUCTION / REALIZATION TECHNOLOGY:
This pair of chopsticks is made of Stainless steel.

SPECIFICATIONS / TECHNICAL PROPERTIES:
length 250mm * Diameter 5mm

TAGS:
culture, dining custom, Chopsticks

RESEARCH ABSTRACT:
This design experienced a long term user research.We used different methods of survey.Include questionnaire interview and observetion.But also,we consult the history of development of chopsticks.

CHALLENGE:
We had many solutions of the problem.After feasibility analysis,we choose this design.

ADDED DATE:
2015-06-30 16:46:42

TEAM MEMBERS (5) :
GuoWei Lyu, JieMing Yu,, Jie Wang, QiYang Zhou and QiaoYi Yu

IMAGE CREDITS:
GW Lyu, JM Yu, QY zhou, J Wang, QY Yu, 2015.

PATENTS/COPYRIGHTS:
copyrights belong to School of Design, South Univerisity Of Technology

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CLIENT/STUDIO/BRAND DETAILS
NAME:
South China University of Technology

PROFILE:
South China University of Technology (SCUT) is one of the leading universities in China. It is directly affiliated to the State Ministry of Education. Located in the city of Guangzhou, the thriving metropolis in South China, it covers a total area of 294 hectares consisting of two campuses: Wushan Campus and University Town Campus. School of Design (SD) is the youngest school in South China University of Technology. It was established on Jun. 2010, and united with the Industrial Design & Graphics Research Institute of Mechanical & Automotive Engineering School, the Art Design department of Art school and the New Building Materials & Decoration Design Institute of Materials Science and Engineering School. Now it consists of the department of Industrial Design & Graphics and the department of Art Design.

NOMINATION DETAILS

Stable Chopsticks Stable Chopsticks by Gw Lyu, Jm Yu, Qy Zhou, J Wang, Qy Yu is a Nominee in Food, Beverage and Culinary Arts Design Category.

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AWARD DETAILS

Stable Chopsticks Stable Chopsticks by Gw Lyu, Jm Yu, Qy Zhou, J Wang, Qy Yu is Winner in Food, Beverage and Culinary Arts Design Category, 2015 - 2016.



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