Using mask or not, how to face the culture difference

2 months ago, I met Chia Ling, a master student from interaction design TU Delft. In the early of this year, she and her team have a project called @MasksOnStreet to show how different people treat a mask especially Asia. Coming from Asia, we have a typical behaviour in using the mask. However, when we … More Using mask or not, how to face the culture difference

Refleksi Jendela, Sebuah Kebebasan

Tentu saja masih banyak orang yang sulit menghadapi masa depan karena luka masa lalu yang dalam membekas itu tidak mudah diobati. Apakah kebebasan itu masih kucari?  ——- Catatan ini merupakan pertanyaan dan ide pribadi terhadap masa depan. Transisi positif mengenang 1998, sebuah perspektif berwajah oriental. Ini bukan cerita 1998, tapi cerita mengenai perbedaan. Mengapa masih ada … More Refleksi Jendela, Sebuah Kebebasan

Presenting for State Visit to Indonesia 2020 Organised by Dutch Culture

Last February 2020 was a memorable moment for me because I am very honoured to be able standing in front of their majesty King and Queen of The Netherlands, which I never imagine before. I was asked by Dries a program manager of Dutch Design Week to present our experience during collaboration project in Indonesia … More Presenting for State Visit to Indonesia 2020 Organised by Dutch Culture

What If Lab 2019 – Air Pollution Awareness Project Key Findings and Takeaways

[EN] This written publication also published on Medium. Prologue and Acknowledgement In 2018 I moved to Jakarta for work, I was truly fascinated with the Jakarta air pollution. My first day working in Jakarta was so mesmerizing. From the 26th floor, I saw a thick air that I’ve never seen before from the ground. I … More What If Lab 2019 – Air Pollution Awareness Project Key Findings and Takeaways

Celebrating Saugi With The Floating School (TFS)

(EN) About the program A week ago, I joined 2 weeks voluntary program of US-INA kerja sama by USAID and The Floating School Makassar. This is a collaborative work between alumni of University Puget Sounds and Young South East Asia Leaders (YSEALI) to bring our knowledge to the people on the islands a.k.a teaching. First … More Celebrating Saugi With The Floating School (TFS)

Creating Mindset of Plastic Waste: Which one is better? Reduce, Reuse, or Recycle?

(EN) There are a lot of waste issue solutions and technologies that we can find on the social media, e.g. facebook timeline *if only you follow the environment fan page or group*. Some people might think reducing plastic usage can help our environment, some say reusing multiple times is good, and others rather choose to do recycling. We called … More Creating Mindset of Plastic Waste: Which one is better? Reduce, Reuse, or Recycle?

Perspective of Recycling in Indonesia

(EN) Indonesia waste culture   Even though a number of NGOs, individuals and private and public organisations are already working to reduce plastic pollution across Indonesia, there so many works left on it.  Indonesia government has not made a strict policy in waste management law. This makes the people of Indonesia are not afraid to dispose of … More Perspective of Recycling in Indonesia

The Precious Plastic Bali Injection Machine Project with Kopernik

(EN) Hi, I would like to share my journey for the project a little bit with Kopernik (overview only). The project’s design method was done based on my experience in designing a product, helped with others Kopernik team members (so it might more likely qualitative method). Keep update on Kopernik’s website to see the full … More The Precious Plastic Bali Injection Machine Project with Kopernik

PKL Never-ending Stories (FOODLAB BANDUNG PROJECT)

(EN) Who made this? Foodlab Bandung is a project with collaboration between Riset Indie, HIVOS, IIED, and CCE MBA ITB. You might read further food(change)lab project information because it has been done since 2015. Then it continued for the phase 2 at the end of 2017. In this project I worked as a designer and researcher, … More PKL Never-ending Stories (FOODLAB BANDUNG PROJECT)

Designer for Design Sustainability #1 Ezio Manzini

(EN) In this section, I would like to make a list of the designers who are working in the environmental and social issue. Ezio Manzini, a leading thinker in design for sustainability, founded DESIS, an international network on design for social innovation and sustainability (http://www.desis-network.org). Let’s take a look what he thinks about the world today. … More Designer for Design Sustainability #1 Ezio Manzini

Plastic Diet

(EN) It may be silly for some people to do plastic bag diet, especially for the urban citizen who have no time to think the effect and lifetime of plastic and what it will become. Plastic or polymer really helping our life, but the waste is dangerous if it is not managed well. There are various kinds … More Plastic Diet

SARJANA DAN PEMIMPIN

(INA) ———————————- Sarjana Akhirnya lulus. Seorang sarjana. Tapi… Saya selalu ingat bahwa ada jutaan orang yang ingin duduk di bangku kuliah namun mereka tak bisa… Saya bersyukur karena dalam hidup ini diberikan kesempatan ini. Bukan lagi seorang anak, bukan lagi seorang siswa, bukan lagi seorang mahasiswa, tetapi orang yang telah matang untuk menyiapkan diri ke … More SARJANA DAN PEMIMPIN

Desain Produk dan Temannya

(INA) Ada beberapa keilmuan yang beririsan dengan desain produk. Beberapa keilmuan terlihat sama namun berbeda. Pendekatan desain produk yang membedakan dengan program studi/jurusan lainnya adalah: 1. Desain Produk dan Desain Komunikasi Visual (DKV) : Keduanya sama-sama berhubungan langsung dengan mata/visual. Desain produk membuat sebuah casing dimana dipelajari juga di DKV. DKV berfokus pada bagaimana cara … More Desain Produk dan Temannya