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Xi Zhu

Xi Zhu is an industrial designer from Shandong, China. She loves to observe and think about the details of things and how they work. She understands the needs and designs the most suitable and feasible "answers" to bring convenience and happiness to people's lives.

Private Spaces In Temporary Shelters
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How could we improve the quality of life in temporary shelters?

Right now, natural disasters are becoming more frequent and severe every year. Maybe in the next second, one of us will lose our home to these natural disasters. Imagine how you would feel when you just lost your home and stood in an unfamiliar and messy temporary shelter? It is not only necessary to provide people with a safe space but to provide them with opportunities for privacy and relaxation. In order to relieve people's physical and psychological exhaustion in temporary shelters, allowing them to get better rest..... MineCapsule aims to improve and meet people's needs for safety, health, privacy, and comfort in temporary shelters. This product consists of 29 laser-cut hydrophobic corrugated boards. It can be easily assembled by two people without any tools in 20 minutes. It is easy to produce, transport, assemble and recycle, ideal for use in temporary shelters.

Freely Adjustable Space

MineCapsule's door and skylight can be freely adjusted by pushing and pulling. Users can close them completely to create their own private space, or open them all to chat and socialize with others.

A Home Belongs To You

Different colors can bring calm or inspiration to people. The MineCapsule can be printed with a specific pattern or freely painted by the user to relieve the tension and anxiety of displaced people. It gives them a space that is completely their own.

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Xi Zhu

Xi Zhu is an industrial designer from Shandong, China. She loves to observe and think about the details of things and how they work. She understands the needs and designs the most suitable and feasible "answers" to bring convenience and happiness to people's lives.

Assembled Furniture

How could we improve the quality of life in temporary shelters?

Right now, natural disasters are becoming more frequent and severe every year. Maybe in the next second, one of us will lose our home to these natural disasters. Imagine how you would feel when you just lost your home and stood in an unfamiliar and messy temporary shelter? It is not only necessary to provide people with a safe space but to provide them with opportunities for privacy and relaxation. In order to relieve people's physical and psychological exhaustion in temporary shelters, allowing them to get better rest..... MineCapsule aims to improve and meet people's needs for safety, health, privacy, and comfort in temporary shelters. This product consists of 29 laser-cut hydrophobic corrugated boards. It can be easily assembled by two people without any tools in 20 minutes. It is easy to produce, transport, assemble and recycle, ideal for use in temporary shelters.