5 creative ideas to help you keep social distancing during the pandemic.
Image : Marcella WinogradThis park in Brooklyn, New York. Domino Park has painted white circles to promote safe social distancing. You know if you’re too close if you go over the line. This idea is really simple but creative.
Image : Willem Velthoven for Mediamatic AmsterdamIn Amsterdam there is a restaurant with a very creative idea to protect their customers from Covid-19. This restaurant, called “The Eaten,” has separate little greenhouses for each table. Not only do you get a private dinner moment with someone special, but you also are safe from airborne transmission of the virus.
Restaurants in Bangkok
Image : Lunch at the Penguin Eat Shabu restaurant in Bangkok © Reuters
Here in Bangkok we also try to maintain social distance. Most restaurants or food courts build partitions made out of clear plastic and plastic pipe. It’s something easy to do and doesn’t cost much for small business owners.
Image : Christophe GernigonThe Plex’Eat, a plexiglass dome designed by Christophe Gernigon, a French designer. This way you can dine and stay safe from Covid-19. This shields don’t only look nice but reduce risk of transmission disease as well.
Bumper tables from Fish Tails Bar and Grill
Design doesn’t just mean something pretty; it also can be functional like these ideas. If you want to bring out the creativity within you and make it into something meaningful, check out the programmes we provide at Raffles here: Raffles Programmes
5 YouTube channels that designers
(or would-be designers) should check out.
During the pandemic, most of us have had to stay at home. We do almost everything at home now, even online classes. Staying home might be draining your creative juices dry. So, here are 5 YouTube channels you should check out if you want to stay creatively hydrated.
01 Spoon Graphics
02 Yes I’m a Designer
03 Yes I’m a Designer
04 Will Paterson
05 The Futur
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