WINDOW RESEARCH INSTITUTE

SeriesIndex of Window Sounds and Movements

Tilt windows

Yoh Komiyama (Product Designer)

05 Feb 2024

Keywords
Architecture
Design
Videos

Tilt windows have a horizontal rotational axis along the bottom of the frame and are opened by being tilted inwards. As they do not open wide, they are particularly effective from a security standpoint, and they are often used to provide lighting and ventilation in bathrooms and toilets.

 

 

Index of Window Sounds and Movements
The Index of Window Sounds and Movements is a project to observe and extract the sounds and movements of operable windows in order to understand how we perceive windows with our ears and eyes. This is the first research project of Window Products Inside, and it is being conducted as a collaboration between product designer Yoh Komiyama and the Window Research Institute, with videography by Tomohiro Okazaki.

 

Window Products Inside
Windows Products Inside is a research project initiated by product designer Yoh Komiyama. By extracting and redefining the various meanings that are implicit to the window as an object, the project hopes to uncover what is needed so that windows can create a diversity of new lifestyles, cultures, and new customs.
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