DI: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design?
: Inspired by zen garden. Compared with most similar products on the market, the dry mountain water gas stove is a subversive design. It tries to break people's knowledge of the gas stove from every detail and deliver a zen beauty.
DI: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve?
: Human-Computer Interaction.
DI: How long did it take you to design this particular concept?
: 500 days
DI: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration?
: Commissioned by Guangdong Wanjiale Gas Appliance Co., Ltd. to design strategic products for it. Have fun in the new life.
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?
: This product is owned, manufactured and sold by Guangdong Wanjiale Gas Appliance Co., Ltd.
DI: What sets this design apart from other similar or resembling concepts?
: People, people-oriented.
DI: How did you come up with the name for this design? What does it mean?
: Inspired by Zen garden. and so...
DI: Which design tools did you use when you were working on this project?
: Rhino, PS, keyshot
DI: What is the most unique aspect of your design?
: Overall appearance with functions.
DI: Who did you collaborate with for this design? Did you work with people with technical / specialized skills?
: Under the guidance of teacher Shen Wenjiao, he led the team to design.
DI: Is your design influenced by data or analytical research in any way? What kind of research did you conduct for making this design?
: Our customer Guangdong Wanjiale Gas Appliance Co., Ltd. provides us with comprehensive market research support, collecting a large amount of installation data, user usage data, and user pain point data.
DI: What are some of the challenges you faced during the design/realization of your concept?
: The application of materials is the most serious challenge. Materials that can express beauty cannot be mass-produced, followed by the degree of technical cooperation of structural engineers.
DI: How did you decide to submit your design to an international design competition?
: It has been paying attention to international design competitions. If our design can be recognized by them, it will be a great honor for us.
DI: What did you learn or how did you improve yourself during the designing of this work?
: Continue to learn modestly. Communicate with more and more powerful designers, engineers, material planners, etc.