yiran qian: eye of the storm
yiran qian: eye of the storm yiran qian: eye of the storm
dec 08, 2010

yiran qian: eye of the storm

‘eye of the storm,’ designed by yiran qian

designed by chinese-born, german-based product designer yiran qian, ‘eye of the storm’ is a watch without a face.

the watch is entirely black until its wearer presses a small button. then coloured lights are illuminated along the watch’s frame, indicating the time in analog.

the watch is completely black until its side button is pressed, illuminating the time

the center face of a watch is not necessary in order to read the time, and in fact many people are sensitive to the metals generally used in its construction. the design of ‘eye of the storm’ thus eliminates this problem, as well as saves valuable material, lowering production costs.

‘eye of the storm’ in use

  • Where do I buy this?

    CK says:
  • definitely my watch

    oscar says:
  • I LOVE IT!!!! i want to by one!!

    Ernesto says:
  • yes please let me know where i can get this online

    chee we says:
  • how clever the designer ! Its really so different from the other ones. I never expected a watch like this.. Its really beyond my imagination.. cool

    Lux says:
  • simply the coolest!!

    sio says:
  • is this (www.yiran.110mb.com) the same designer ? cool

    Dl says:
  • i want to buy this for my bf.. where can i buy this

    Kiti says:
  • that’s it!

    neri says:
  • Check out Branko Lukic’s work at http://www.nonobject.com
    He has done a similar watch that was just published in his new book by the same name

    faf says:
  • I LOVE IT!!!! i want to by one!!

    Godfrey says:
  • very nice, please realize this.

    AJGreiner says:
  • cool as hell
    i’m buying one if it makes his way to germany or amazon!

    husioa says:
  • super awesomeeee!!!!

    yomomo says:
  • very impressive and i really want it !

    snow says:
  • Is this the same designer ??? otherwise this is copy!! look at this


    L says:
  • i think its the same designer, i know the designer ..

    Misorel says:
  • sweet – i’m a timepiece maniac… this one is simply super! where for sale?

    peen says:
  • where can i by it?????

    michel martins says:
  • Please make it!!!

    romain says:
  • cool, want one as well…

    Marcel says:
  • and it has a double function as a penisring!!

    D-head says:
  • I like it a lot! Very innovative design!

    JRM says:
  • Make it I want it!

    Buuurman says:
  • love it!!!

    Neda says:
  • Time to buy!
    Watch me!

    Quzo says:
  • It’s really great. I would like to have it. Were do I get it from?

    rena says:
  • great idea and beautifully made!
    i would have like to buy one aswell 🙂

    ilan says:
  • starck

    tsjap says:
  • Please.. , please…. Take this one in production!
    It’s GREAT

    Berry says:
  • start producing!

    clark says:
  • when will people know the difference between a concept and an actual product? In this case it is obvious. Come on!!!!! it is so ridiculous!

    J says:
  • the watch is actually great!!!!!!

    J says:
  • Briliant concept!

    Now a button for projecting the time/date in the middle with a laser or something like that on the skin.

    Johan says:
  • Where i buy one???

    ivan says:
  • Indeed!!! I see a new hit, get those machines roling!

    Thomas says:
  • Incredible watch !! Must be manufactured. I’m fan

    arnold says:
  • yes i have one only 199

    flintje1 says:
  • Where do you leave the battery?

    Jan says:
  • Wow! Please go on with this concept. I like it very much.

    Douwe says:
  • One more item to add to my list of things that do not need to be redesign. Love the concept!

    roem says:
  • Let alone the potential of the comments,it makes up for the production costs.
    Nice marketed……it could be an Apple.

    jacob 12.15.10 says:

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