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Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses2018 MFA Design and Technology program theses ➔ Sensory Garden


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Qinwen Xing (designer)
Anezka Sebek (thesis advisor)
Ethan Silverman (thesis advisor)
Katherine Moriwaki (thesis advisor)
Andrew Zornoza (thesis advisor)


May 17 2018


This interactive installation project involves discovering how human sensations can recreate moments from the past, especially focuses on the sense of smell and touch. Since our everyday life is so occupied with all kinds of external visuals and sounds, the goal of this project is to prove and show the power of our natural sense - smell and touch are playing important roles to evoke emotions, render inspirations, recall memories, and stimulate imaginations. Therefore, my research includes human sensation, memory, olfactory, scents, materiality, and installation art.




Qinwen Xing. Sensory Garden. May 17 2018. Parsons School of Design MFA Design and Technology program theses; 2018 MFA Design and Technology program theses. New School Archives and Special Collections Digital Archive. Web. 22 Jul 2019.

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