Parsons School of Design
AAS Communication Design
The COVID-19 pandemic has globally impacted the world on both a societal and an individual level. The virus has taken a significant toll on daily lives, the global economy, and personal mental health and well-being. However, the recent rollout of the COVID-19 vaccine has brought a sense of hope that the worst is in the past.
Rebirth: Forming Strength is a digital platform that allows its users to create and download their own symbol of strength. The platform captures this new hope, a notion that most have not felt since before the pandemic began its destruction, into a tangible emblem. Each time one visits Rebirth: Forming Strength, their symbol of strength gets larger. One can therefore literally watch their strength grow over time. Can forms inspire change, growth, and strength? Let’s see.