They’re not on the market until October, but already they’re looking like an absolute hit.
Created by former Formula One engineer Robert Spillner (who looks suspiciously like Marcel Wanders) the i:wing is in essence a pair of artificial bird wings that through their “flapping” generate a pleasing breeze.
On account of the construction that allows the i:wing to rotate through 180 degrees and so create an all-round ventilation.
We’re really taken with i:wing and can perfectly imagine them in our office, or indeed any medium sized office.
Our flat being sadly a little too small to allow i:wing to function properly.
But if you have the space …
More details can be found at http://www.bionic-motion.com
Thanks to design-milk for the tip