Leonardo Bonanni

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  • Title: The Kitchen as a Graphical User Interface
    Writing Type: Essay
    Exhibition: SIGGRAPH 2004: Synaesthesia
    Abstract Summary:

    Everyday objects can become computer interfaces by the overlay of digital information. This paper describes scenarios and implementa­ tions in which imagery is digitally painted on the objects and spaces of a kitchen. Five augmented physical interfaces were designed to orient and inform people in the tasks of cleaning, cooking, and accessing information: Information Table, Information Annotation ofKitchen, HeatSink, Spatial Definition, and Social Floor. Together, these interfaces augment the entire room into a single graphical user interface.

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