We chose this article from the website leannefischler.co.uk.
-What is the design goal of the cultural probe?
The goal of the cultural probe was to make people question their consumerism and give feedback to the designer. A side goal of the project was to find out people’s relationships with their items and physical items.
-What is the probe made of (artifacts & tasks)?
A literal wooden box. You were to put the items that meant the most to you in the box to create conversations with other people. It’s important that it was a wooden box.
-What inspiration did the design team get from the probe results?
They got more inspired to make wooden boxes that one day could be a part of the world as the objects that were in them.