Interactive Installation Helps Strangers Talk To Each Other
Three students create Branch Out -- an opportunity for anonymous conversations in public spaces -- as part of NYU’s ITP year end show.
PSFK had the chance to check out NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program (ITP) end-of-year show last month and came away with 10 innovative ideas that remap the communications landscape. Check out one of our picks below.
A look at what happens when you get strangers talking. Branch Out: Start a Conversation With a Stranger is an interactive installation created by placing painted ‘tree stumps' at either end of a public space. As people are drawn to the stumps by curiosity they find the imploring title of the work written on top.