The Shenkar Academy of Design Creates Bubbly Drinking Cups

By: Tisah Tucknott - Jul 1, 2009   Updated: Apr 4 2011
References: designboom
The Shenkar Academy of Design in Tel Aviv has carefully studied the rituals of coffee culture, and have created these unique coffee cups.

Under the supervision of Alex Padwa and David Spectre, the design students developed these works for their coffee culture project.

Check out how chunky coffee and tea can look in the glass cups above.

Implications - Products like this help break consumers out of the monotony of every day life. By incorporating a bit of whimsy and playfulness into ordinary objects, businesses can create goods that stand out and seem appealing for reasons beyond their intuitive functional advantages. Consumers love products that make the little things they do every day into an adventure.