Eight Heads High
01 Jul 2019
Inspired by Italian art history from the humanism to present days, Eight Heads High interprets the centrality of Leonardo da Vinci’s Vitruvian body with modern tools. Passer-by bodies is the protagonist and main character for creating letters which will make up the final alphabet available online.
People’s bodies will be the core device for creating the letters that will compose the final alphabet. Once ready, the latter will be shareable and usable on any kind of computer.
HATO is a design studio based both in London and Hong Kong focused on the design impact on individuals and society. The project falls under the research that Hato defined as “Playtotype”, where everyone is invited to make his move and add to the collection of letter forms.