Nanjing Project: an Experience House for Being Old

DONG Hua, WANG Yongsheng
About This Project

An 25 square meters experiencing house which is running in Nanjin focusing on the simulating experiences of getting old. Empathy of visitors was subtly established by the display of photography based on local ethnography research carried by Inclusive Design Research Center. A series of simulating devices in which include the simulation of whole body, the simulation of hands, the simulation of ears, the simulation of eyes, cosplay simulation suits, and task-aimed simulation process  provide vivid experiences of degradation of physical and mental function from different aspects which is more tangible medium of getting old.