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Bacterial Material

Microbial elements are incorporated into everyday design and materials

Trend - An increasing number of artists and product designers are incorporating microbial life into the design of everyday objects. This speaks to an increase in perceived accessibility to the science of biology and a growing interest in the 'biohacking' movement.

Insight - When it comes to art and design, anything is fair game in consumers' eyes. As young consumers increasingly view their personal spaces not just as areas to relax or escape, but as reflections of themselves, there is a demand for once-standard household items offering unique elements that function as conversation pieces in the home.
Workshop Question - What role could biohacking play in your industry?
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