A lot of right this moment’s youthful generations envision and in some circumstances recreate their work and social lives someplace overseas. Lately, mobile lifestyles and dealing overseas have turn out to be an more and more tempting and in style alternative amongst youthful professionals. Nonetheless, shifting overseas generally carries with it psychological and emotional fatigue, all along with an overarching feeling of loneliness. In collaboration with IKEA, Sweden-based designer Mehmet Mehmetalioglu is hoping to treatment that loneliness with FӦNSTÅ, an at-home inside wall accent that goals to assist overseas employees really feel somewhat extra at residence.
Designed as a wall accent, FӦNSTÅ may be hung anyplace in the home with open area to perform as a coat rack, whiteboard, and reminiscence board. With an built-in peg and socket grid, wood pegs may be inserted onto FӦNSTÅ in order that equipment like a set of home or automobile keys may be stored there, or for bigger gadgets like heavy coats or backpacks. With a purpose to assist overseas employees really feel extra at residence of their nation overseas, FӦNSTÅ grants entry to their members of the family to allow them to ship handwritten notes or pictures that seem on the whiteboard of FӦNSTÅ. Mehmetalioglu has researched that overseas employees really feel loneliest upon getting into their new residence for the primary time in the course of the day. When positioned in a closely trafficked space just like the entryway, FӦNSTÅ would be the first to greet overseas employees of their new residence as an alternative of the looming feeling of loneliness.
In collaboration with Swedish furnishings model IKEA, Mehmetalioglu created FӦNSTÅ with the hope that it’s going to perform as a chunk of furnishings that’s as cozy, acquainted, and well-used as a chunk of IKEA furnishings. Working overseas can carry with it a sense of exhaustion that’s the end result of psychological stress and basic loneliness. With hopes of remedying that lonesome fatigue, FӦNSTÅ was created to carry residence to you, wherever it brings you.
Designer: Mehmet Mehmetaliogl
FӦNSTÅ has an built-in peg-and-socket hanging system so home goods may be stored there.
Designed as a wall accent, FӦNSTÅ operates as an organizing software as nicely.
Customers can slide in between pages to view beforehand saved recollections in addition to unread ones.
The accent’s stylus is stored on a magnetic strip situated on the aspect panel of FӦNSTÅ.
FӦNSTÅ comes with totally different coloured inks in order that customers can manage their messages in keeping with their very own coordinated scheme.
Touching and holding a message permits customers to instantly reply to them.
Customers can use the stylus on the board identical to a marker on a whiteboard.
FӦNSTÅ is the very first thing to greet you whenever you stroll by means of the door.
FӦNSTÅ’s potential shoppers and their psychological well being have been completely researched.