All human beings crave for and need social interactions. These interactions form relationships that keep us alive. As technology has progressed, our form of communication has changed dramatically. Instead of talking to one another conversation relies within our devices.


Mementos purpose is to connect relationships in an old fashioned way but with new technology. There are no textual or verbal messages involved just visual. When two people are thinking of one another they have the ability to apply their energy into the device, then sending a signal to the other. When both items are activated within a particular time frame the pair illuminate. This conveys an intimate and affectionate message without physical contact or exchange of words. 
















Problem Statement


"To create paired objects where energy shared from personal

interaction with one is noticeable in the other "





Final Prototype









Setting Sketch



Form Evaluation



1st Prototype



2nd Form Studies



2nd Form Studies



Concept Sketches






Preliminary Sketches