Interview with designer Hyongho Park (HP), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning design Savior's Hand Free Firefighter's Hands.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Interview with Hyongho Park at Wednesday 20th of April 2016: DI: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
HP : Ergonomic. Always main principle of my design is human and it is where my every idea and inspiration begin.

DI: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?
HP : I focused on efficiency of how it works and comfort for people who will be rescued.

DI: What are your future plans for this award winning design?
HP : Nothing has been decided yet, but soon or later I will do re-plan.

DI: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?
HP : First it's inspiration comes up 2 years ago but I did not have enough knowledge or skill to make the idea real.

DI: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?
HP : I decided to pursuit on my inspiration by myself.

DI: Is your design being produced or used by another company, or do you plan to sell or lease the production rights or do you intent to produce your work yourself?
HP : This work is only for my team, not for other companies.

DI: What made you design this particular type of work?
HP : It has very long story but mainly I was interested in safety for human since I was very young and I guess this interest made me design this type of work.

DI: Who is the target customer for his design?
HP : Fire fighters; Real heroes/heroins among us.

DI: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?
HP : There was nothing similar with this concept because not many people think items for firefighters.