Adi Marom envisions life on many levels. She has created a pair of mechanical stilts, called ‘Short++,’ that can be made higher and lower using an iPhone app. The Short++ iPhone-enabled robotic elevator shoes are handy gadgets for those who want to overcome height disadvantage—or reach the top shelf.
Marom’s robotic elevator shoes project explores height as a component of interpersonal relations as well as how on-demand height impacts everyday activities. The robotic elevator shoes are a “must-have” for the under-tall. As the designer says, “There’s an up for that!