Polar is a concept and design for a social media app. The purpose of the app is connecting people from different life backgrounds based on several identity factors including gender, age, sexual orientation and race to name a few. This app recognizes a spectrum of identities to be inclusive and open to all. Polar is Tinder meets a pen pal, for a socially conscience development of friendship with the possibility of the user gaining a new perspective. The goal and inspiration for Polar is to shed light on our similarities among our differences and can be a tool to have open but serious conversations about our differences.
Student Work | 2017