CONCEPT STUDY – HELIOS SERIES
FINAL INTERN PROJECT
We take the job of supporting and encouraging our interns – and therefore also future designers – very seriously. That’s why we offer them a platform for turning their visions and ideas into reality at the end of their internship: PEARL TALENTS. With the support of experienced designers, interns are able to use the skills and experience they have acquired to create and publish tangible concepts.
A huge flatscreen and modular surround system operated by means of various remote controls… “What will home entertainment look like in future?” The Helios concept is our interns’ answer:
The HELIOS concept consists of three devices that are connected with one another in the home network. At their centre is HELIOS.01, a control unit that stores information and controls the other devices via WLAN. HELIOS.01 is controlled via an interface projected onto the floor – no mouse, no keyboard, no remote control. HELIOS.02, the speaker, can be positioned anywhere in the room. HELIOS.03, the projector, beams a high-resolution image onto the wall, thus replacing the conventional television. Thanks to their small size and versatility, the devices aren’t confined to use in front of the living room sofa. They can be used to conjure up a cinema-like