The psychological term for this repetitive behaviour is stimming. We often talk about stimming in the context of sensory disorders like autism, but overstimulation can be a problem for anyone. This is partly due to a large increase in the number of triggers that humans have to deal with. Our attention is constantly diverted, making it so valuable that it is even bought and traded. So let's try stimming together!
Weimin Zhu is a jewellery and object designer who started her design-career at the Gerrit Rietveld Academy (NL), after which she will start at the Design Academy Eindhoven (NL). Her designs are focused on the often intimate relationship between objects, our daily lives and our bodies, specifically our inner self.