Under Cover Outfit: Exploring The Psychological Perception Of Uniforms
A designer explores how a public uniform changes people's perceptions.
London-based product designer Oscar Lhermitte‘s ‘Under Cover’ project looks at people’s perception of uniforms, and explores opportunities to play with the predisposition to trust a person in uniform. Lhermitte created a special hidden fluorescent jumper that he can put on in public for these experiments.
Watch how Lhermitte dons the outfit and impersonates authority on a street: