The Totem is an object present in the social and ancestral organization of the humanity. It is the synthesis of complex phenomena through the single element . Reuse this phenomenology to merge it with the most advanced technological needs is a fascinating hypothesis: the magic that interacts with technology. The formal and expressive properties convey attention to the role of the iconic totem. The sculptural object becomes a place of access to knowledge, services for the citizen , through wi -fi and authentication NFC trying to overcome the anonymity of the devices already present in the today city. The case can be easily opened and the components can be replaced by more advanced technologies. Integration occurs in natural and urban contexts as a visual reference for the city as well as informative. The totem can become systemic with the creation of a metropolitan network, sharing audio and video files, info screen, projections on the ground and services such as car and charging of electric vehicles, providing wi- fi network for extended areas.
Status: Competition Entry