presented here is a selection of projects by ramyah Gowrishankar, done prior to 2010.
to view her more recent works in the field of e-textiles design and research please click here.
A Short 3D animation made during “the Introduction 3D Animation” course at Media Lab Helsinki.
3 Seasons is a stop-motion animation directed by Liisa Tervinen & Ramyah Gowrishankar.
Sound Design by Samy Kramer.
A responsive installation made for artist-Markus Kåhre, at Amos Anderson Museum, Helsinki. This installation was part of “Gottberg–Kåhre Project: A Dialogue” Exhibition during Fall 2009.
Kuohijoki Breakfast is a stop-motion animation directed by Liisa Tervinen & Ramyah Gowrishankar. Sound Design: …
Rites of Passage is a web-based interactive fashion show showcasing the work from NEiD 2008 (fashion, jewelry and textile design).
Photo sounder is a phone application that explores the possibility of reading pixels as musical notes. Every image can become an unique sound clip.
This concept generation was a part of “Mobile User Experience Workshop” at Media Lab Helsinki. We researched and conceptualized an idea for a possible game scenario using mobile projectors.
Lufilab is a series of explorations using balloons in social spaces as an alternate medium for interaction between people.
Color tap is a simple and emotive communication device. The object consists of a dial that changes colour as the user rotates it. when tapped, the colour gets transformed into another remote device which slowly fades into the tapped colour.
Neon pong is an interactive sound installation that explores that use of more intuitive yet physical interfaces. The viewers have to “perform” with their cell phones to the screen that triggers a musical response.
The installation idea consists of two phone booths across the same street. The conversations that happen in the seemingly private space of one phone booth seeps out into the public and disseminates through many floating balloons in the street.
Be! Boxes are interactive boxes for kids that illustrated certain entrepreneurial traits that the facilitators could use to start a dialogue in the workshops.
ANDMirror is an interactive mirror that `reflects` my thoughts and ideas of my short stay in Japan at IAMAS. It combines the passive mirror image with the active, manipulated video image.
The project aspires to look at an alternative view of Interaction Design, which is propelled by the absence of a pre defined system of functions and uses, or rather, which is driven by the ‘noise’ or randomness induced in the system.
Purple is a hyper-fiction which traces my journey through five years in design school in the form of a collection of fictional anecdotes and ideas set in a fantasy space.
Curious Green is a non-fiction film constructed out of found footage interwoven with shot footage. The film takes a critical look at the evolution of scientific temper and consequently human nature in the last century.
Sq. ft. was a film born out of the frustrations of finding an apartment in a city. You’re looking more than just a place to stay or a good view, you’re looking for a home.