the emotion lab: moonwatch the emotion lab: moonwatch
apr 06, 2010

the emotion lab: moonwatch


barcelona industrial design studio the emotion lab has just sent in images of their latest project called ‘moonwatch’. this design accessory establishes a relationship between the moon cycle and a person’s emotional state. time is based on nature, thus, inviting people to reflect upon and gain a closer understanding of their mood and daily life on earth. detail

the moon has been a guide and object of admiration and mysticism for thousands of years. agriculture, fertility, tidal patterns, human behaviour and many other activities have been linked to the different moon phases.

with ‘moonwatch’, a person is always able to determine exactly what phase the moon is in. clouds, pollution or a general ignorance to the moon cycle are no longer an issue. with time and observation, a person can find patterns which sync their behaviour to the different moon phases.

‘moonwatch’ indicating time

‘moonwatch’ also indicates the time. users can switch between the two interfaces through the push of the button. during the day, the time is indicated with a black background and during the night the interface changes to white in order to improve visibility.

a small solar cell helps to charge the watch; another analogy which highlights the relationship between sun and moon.

‘moonwatch’ indicating full moon sideview

‘moonwatch’ indicating different moon phases

process sketches

  • Very beautiful. I want to buy it !

    sidney wuo says:
  • need it!

    raqstar says:
  • Where can I buy it?

    Vincenzo says:
  • Wow. I love it! Is it possible to buy?

    maria says:
  • Beautiful. Get it into to production FAST! nice work

    dk says:
  • love it!!! Where can i buy it??

    clk says:
  • minimal moon! like it.

    parinaz says:
  • I like I like I like!!! Bring us more of this stuff please emotion lab!

    anton says:
  • it’s awesome! where can i buy? tell me it’s cheap 🙂

    rob says:
  • I love this! However, try being a woman, it’s exactly the same as this watch!

    ktg says:
  • Love love love…why does evrything that comes out of BARC so freakin good!!??

    Sooz says:
  • I’m impressed. Seriously, really well done.

    Jan says:
  • I love it, definitely want one. Get into production asap and let me know when available.

    Nicola De Silva says:
  • Hey emotion lab guys – this is a terrific product and there’s gotta be a market for it in Australia without doubt. You guys are doing some great stuff, well done.

    Miles Away says:
  • Amazing! i want to buy this asap!

    Marcus says:
  • this is awsome!!!! I want one!!

    jules says:
  • i like it a lot!

    Marina Lin says:
  • top ! where to by one ????

    jmm says:
  • Awesome !! Where can I buy it ?

    Suma says:
  • Quiero uno para mi y otro para mi novio…

    Claudia says:
  • this is what i looking for so long, so i’ll not late again become werewolf…awesome!!

    tiar says:

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