Client  Tzoa

Category  Smart Home

Year 2020

Skills Industrial Design

Country  Canada

Air quality is both a personal and a global concern in the present day. With weather patterns changing dramatically around the world, there is an increasing need to start to track this data over time in order to give people and society a more clear view into what is actually happening in the environment that surrounds them. The Tzoa Indoor air quality monitor was a product that begins to help make the air that surrounds you more quantified.

Air quality is both a personal and a global concern in the present day. With weather patterns changing dramatically around the world, there is an increasing need to start to track this data over time in order to give people and society a more clear view into what is actually happening in the environment that surrounds them. The Tzoa Indoor air quality monitor was a product that begins to help make the air that surrounds you more quantified.

Sumberged Data

We were inspired by forms and materials that creates a feeling of a submerged digital layer below the surface. The inner core fades from a a smooth top to a faceted bottom suspended in a frosted outer holder.

Sumberged Data

We were inspired by forms and materials that creates a feeling of a submerged digital layer below the surface. The inner core fades from a a smooth top to a faceted bottom suspended in a frosted outer holder.

Comfortable at home

With a warm and versatile design, the inhome air quality monitor looks at home in the on a bedside table or on a credenza in the living room.

Comfortable
at home

With a warm and versatile design, the inhome air quality monitor looks at home in the on a bedside table or on a credenza in the living room.

Free Flowing

Discrete but effective air flow allows air to enter through perforations in the back of the device and exit through perforations in the bottom.

Free Flowing

Discrete but effective air flow allows air to enter through perforations in the back of the device and exit through perforations in the bottom.

Smartly Stacked

The component stackup was designed to be as compact as
possible in order to give people as much freedom to put
the device at different locations in their home.

Smartly Stacked

The component stackup was designed to be as compact as possible in order to give people as much freedom to put the device at different locations in their home.

Light you can live with

Inspired by a votive candle, we wanted the product’s status light ring to have a warm diffused light that would provide glanceable information without irritating the eyes. Also if people didn’t want lighting feedback altogether, they could turn off the status ring simply by tapping the top surface.

Light you can live with

Inspired by a votive candle, we wanted the product’s status light ring to have a warm diffused light that would provide glanceable information without irritating the eyes. Also if people didn’t want lighting feedback altogether, they could turn off the status ring simply by tapping the top surface.

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