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Amphibio
by Jun Kamei

By 2100, a temperature rise of 3.2℃ is predicted to happen.

This will cause a sea level rise affecting more than 30% of the global population and submerging the megacities situated in the coastal areas. Amphibio is a 3D printed amphibious garment which function as a gill. Designed for a future where humankind lives in very close proximity with water, it provides daily comfort to people who spend as much time in the water as on the land. It is made our of a material which supports underwater breathing by drawing oxygen from the surrounding water and dissipating excess carbon dioxide.

Designer: Jun Kamei
Project: Amphibio
Shortlisted for: Wearable design

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