Welcome to the digital materials blog club! Some questions we’re exploring together:
- How can our data / interfaces be more tangible, like materials that can be shaped, combined, and interacted with in coherent and reliable ways?
- The importance of mental models for interacting with digital space
- Are there some basic primitives for understanding how data might be represented through an interface in different ways?
These questions are merely a brief overview, continue by reading the seed prompt and submissions down below for more context.
The questions above are just a sample of some of the questions we’ve put forward in our prompts for this blog club, read these two prompts for more context and exploration:
Digital Materiality (Azlen — 2023/01/16)
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Everyone who writes something here will get added to a “contributor’s corner” group chat to give each other feedback and discuss further!