Copy Nature

Daphna Laurens answered the call to question the relationship of humans to objects – which actively enables a designer to enhance a product’s value – with a quote of Luigi Pirandello (1904): ‘Fantasy embellishes [the product] by encircling it and, as it were, illuminating it from within with those precious images of which it reminds us or to which we feel an instinctive connection.’

We need ‘mirrors’ (be it other humans, objects or animals) to reflect us, as to learn about ourselves