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Winner of Electrolux
Design Lab 2013

MAB

by Adrian Perez Zapata,
Colombia

Electrolux

Electrolux Design Lab 2013

Inspired Urban Living

We invite you to be inspired by the best of 2013.

In 2013, the direction for the Electrolux Design Lab competition was derived from a growing driver in urbanisation, as an increasing number of the population shift from living in open rural locations into densely populated areas.
For the first, three focus areas were presented as the competition searched for design innovations as products, accessories, consumables or service that would be seen as a breakthrough within the sector of Social Cooking, Natural Air or Effortless Cleaning.

Design Lab 2013 finalists

Discover the eight Design Lab 2013 finalists.

Nutrima

Nutrima calculates the nutritional values, possible toxins and freshness of your food. The appliance is foldable, easy to bring along and supported by an app mapping your experiences giving tips of resellers with high quality ingredients.

Global Chef

Global Chef is a kitchen appliance that brings people together all across the world by using laser hologram technology. With the help of the appliance you can cook with your loved ones or take cooking lessons from top chefs.

Breathing Wall

Breathing Wall is a wall integrated air cleaning concept which pulsates and changes shape as it cleans the air. It can be customized to suit individual needs as it also scents the air you breathe and changes color according to your choice.

OZ-1

OZ-1 is an air purifier and stress reliever to be worn as a necklace. The fashion piece cleans the air and emits aroma therapeutic and scents, both covers and scents to OZ-1 can be chosen according to taste and preference.

3F

The 3F vacuum cleaner can change form and expand to suit the task required. This remote controlled and programmable cleaner can be used in compact or wide mode, as it also scents the air according to the fragrance of your choice.

Kitchen Hub

Kitchen Hub is a household food stock controller helping you know what ingredients you have at home and when they expire. You can reduce food waste, find recipes and coordinate with the individual diets of each family member.

Atomium

Atomium is a 3D printer that uses molecular ingredients to construct food layer by layer. Draw the shape of the food you would like to eat and show it to the appliance. Atomium scans the image and prints food in the desired shape.

Mab

Mab is an automated cleaning system consisting of hundreds of flying mini-robots. The robots clean surfaces by touching them with a drop of water. Mab scans the house, determine the areas to clean and sends the robots flying.

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