The Real Good Experiment

Cool experiment.

Camera crews were dispatched to catch the action and GPS devices, attached to and hidden on the bottom of the seat, tracked the chairs’ travels. @bludotnews and @realgoodchairs tweeted updates and a map at realgood.bludot.com showed the chairs’ movements in real time.
In mid-December, Blu Dot premiered the Real Good Experiment documentary film at their New York City showroom, which opened earlier this year. Just over eight minutes long, the film is a combination of footage of the chairs being abandoned (then rescued from the streets); scaled models representing the city and the chairs as they were carried, driven, and taken on the subway around town (and out to the boroughs); and interviews with some of those who took the chairs to their houses and gave them a home

via The Real Good Experiment – Blogs – Dwell.

Blu Dot Real Good Experiment from Real Good Chair on Vimeo.

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