Existing in thought but not having a concrete existance.
Ideas + Work in Progress︎
[Work in Progress]
[Work in Progress]
Skim is inspired by everyday objects with a bit of unexpectedness. This stapler creates a new playful gesture without becoming the protagonist in the workspace.
Material: Polypropylene, stamped steel.
By separating the most important functions of a smartphone (communication & photography) into two simple and well considered interactions, Zen simplifies aims to give people their life back. The phone has two sides, one for each function. While idle, the interface disappears to create a worrystone-like object that creates no distractions whatsoever.
Materials: Anodized aluminum, TPU, Glass.
*This concept does not represent the views of Motorola in any way, and it is done for educational purposes only.
Arc is a pair of over-the-ear headphones designed for the youth by the youth. Inspired by the purity of modernist architecture, arc removes all unnecessary touch points and creates a new, clever way to interact with music. Pull the cord to play/pause/skip. Twist the knob on the right axis to control the volume.
Materials: PC, anodized aluminum, foam, fabric.
In Collaboration with
Aether café is a must-visit stop along the PCH near Big Sur. The building consits of repurposed materials, its layout and location create an environment that blends into the surroundings. Aether café is a coffee shop, retail space as well as a pit stop/bike shop for travellers that ride this scenic route.
Materials: Shipping containers, steel, glass.
Airbnb* Reach is a disaster response system based in alternative communication channels that helps people find resources and guidance through difficult times. The system consists in three elements that help people find guidance, connect with others and create community in safe areas.
System: Mesh Network Drone, Home Emergency Device, Network Hub.
*This concept does not represent the views of Airbnb in any way, and it is done for educational purposes only.
Rush is a helmet designed for BASE jumping that celebrates the video sharing aspect of extreme sports and physical accomplishments of humanity as a collective. Rush's enhanced video integration and ergonomic features help prevent accidents that could jeopardize the user's life.
Material: Aerospace-grade Kevlar, PC, 180° camera, Poron® foam.
Copyright © 2020 Miguel Harry - All rights reserved.
The matter from which a thing is or can be made.
Objects + Finished Work︎
Pixel 5 was designed to evoke feelings of calmness through its sculpted form and unique approach to materials. The unibody has a stone-like matte coating that is complemented by polished stainless steel elements. An uninterrupted display outline emphasizes the phone's silhouette and soft corners. The rear cameras and sensors live inside a common element that represents a small body of water resting on a stone.
Materials: 100% Recycled Aluminum, Bio-resin, Stainless Steel, Glass.
Status: In Production.
Role: Industrial Designer / Designed by the Google Industrial Design Team.
Photography Credits: Google / Renderings:
Kühl & Han
Pixel Fabric Cases
The 2020 Pixel fabric cases feature an organic jacquard pattern inspired by handwoven textiles. By embracing an irregular look, it more effectively masks signs of everyday use. Thanks to the new design, the case is machine washable, and can be put in the laundry with clothes or by itself. The new edge-to-edge inner microfiber wraps around the phone embracing the unibody design, and the raised-edge design helps protect the phone screen and camera against scratches. The outer textile material comes from recycled plastic bottles and in total, the case is made from over 70 percent recycled material.
Materials: Recycled PET, Recycled PC, PET+PU Microfiber.
Status: Production 2020.
Role: Lead Industrial Designer | Designed by the Google Industrial Design Team.
Photography Credits: Google.
Trunk Pencil Holder
Inspired by the shadow cast by a cut tree on the ground, this pencil holder creates a playful surface to place small objects on. The rings are ideal for keeping small objects from rolling off the surface and the cylinder serves as a pencil holder.
Material: Nylon / PA12
The second boutique collection inspired by Cafe Racer Culture. Made from stainless steel, with acetate detailing and paired with traditional acetate temple tips. The designs feature a unique bridge treatment and a top-brow which gives way for a modern aviator.
Materials: Stainless Steel, Acetate.
Role: Lead Designer.
Status: Production 2019.
Photography Credits: TAVAT.
Oxymoron is a collection of stools that celebrates the contrast of natural materials and industrial processes. These stools propose an ordinary solution to home and retail sitting, along with unique surfacing treatments and a simple construction. By using 3-axis CNC machining, the legs and the seat slowly blend together. All the surfaces feature a subtle softness while maintaining strong flowing lines and an iconic silhouette.
Materials: White Ash, Powder Coated Aluminum.
Kafee is the first in a collection of stylish eyewear inspired by Cafe Racer culture. The principles used in building these bikes were kept in mind to create a timeless eyewear piece that speaks to the rebel spirit of riders and spectators alike.
Materials: Stainless Steel, acetate.
Status: Production 2018.
Role: Lead Designer.
Photography: Raphael Schmitz - SPECTR Magazine / TAVAT.
Conduit is a flexible furniture system that aims to give users more control of their work environment. The table tops arrange in multiple directions and the soft dividers create privacy when it is needed. Other solutions provided include storage, cable management, power supply and customization.
Materials: Oak, Aluminum, Fabric.
Status: Production 2017.
Role: Designer under direction of Daniel Stromborg.
Gensler for West Elm Workspace.
Awards: Neocon 2017 Gold & Silver.