Magnifying spoon designed to detect contaminants in food

Ideally, the viewer will later turn a more critical eye, and maybe have a laugh, at the actual product landscape that surrounds them.”
Other product concepts from Object Solutions include the Lint Investment System, a drying machine expansion pack that generates new clothing from accumulated lint, and the Rotisserie Patio Table, an outdoor table that rotates slowly to allow balanced sun exposure among its passengers. My spoon was already at hand, so I reimagined it,” he told Dezeen. Related story: Very Specific cutlery by Lee Ben David designed for specific foodsMorales came up with the idea after finding a shard of glass in a take-away meal. “I want to create dissonance in the viewer, where it becomes unclear whether these are real proposals. Humour is an important tool, as it provides an entry point for engaging in criticism. The spoon, designed by Ernesto D Morales, is intended to enable the user to inspect each area of a meal prior to consumption to ensure the absence of glass, hair, bugs or other contaminants, and then eat the food using the same implement. Designer Ernesto D Morales has proposed a spoon made out of magnifying glass as part of a series of absurd products for his fictional company Object Solutions   (+ movie).

Updated: 16.11.2014 — 14:06