A new design that can make walking more comfortable for people with arthritis could be on the horizon, but it could also mean a new breed of foot-sore foot syndrome.
Architectural designer Michael Fauci says his new design is a “closer” way to walk and is already being used by some athletes and people with chronic pain.
“When you walk, you feel your feet on the ground,” he said.
“It’s not like when you’re running or doing a sport, it’s not so easy to get your feet up to your hips and so on.”
So if you’re walking with an arch foot, you’re going to feel like you’re in a tunnel.
“But for some people, arching their foot can be painful and even dangerous.
Michael Fauccio’s arch design, as seen on a wall at his new Melbourne home.‘Architecture is about finding ways to make the world more beautiful and human.’
But many of those people have arthritis.””
We know that in many countries, like France, the prevalence of arthritis is a lot higher than it is in the US,” Mr Faucia said.“It is really a human condition.„”It is a disease that affects every single person.‟”So when you walk around, and you can feel that the arch of your foot is not very good and that your arch foot is going to hurt, that’s not good for you.‡”And so, I wanted to create something that would make you feel like a little kid again.”“I started out by designing the foot, and then after a while, I started designing the arch.‖The design has evolved over time, but the core of the arch is still the same, says Mr Faucio.”
In the past, I would have created a little piece of glass, or a big piece of metal, but I have to say, that is not the way I think about it anymore,” he explained.‛“Now, it has to be made of stone.‼”I want to make it very beautiful and very functional.
I want to do it so it looks like a piece of furniture.
“Mr Faucci said he was inspired by the stone designs of the Middle Ages and the Ancient Greek city of Corinth.”
I think the Romans would have liked to have their foot in a kind of sculpture, where they could have their feet in this, that, and the other,” he joked.”
But, of course, I was inspired from a different place.‰”I wanted to do something that looked like it was made of glass.″”‘It’s made of sandstone, which is a very hard stone, but, unlike steel, it doesn’t have a tendency to rust.”‘The design was first unveiled at the Royal Melbourne Museum, which has also been used to show off its innovative new designs.‹It has a very high profile, a very distinctive design,” said curator of design and architecture, Professor Matthew McGovern.”’’
There’s an element of the past in the design, but also a new perspective on the future.‚“‘I think it’s a wonderful design.”It has all the right elements, and I think it will be a very popular design.
“The design is very elegant, and is very functional, but we need to be careful about the design because, if you go too far, it could cause problems.””“There’s a new angle of view in the architecture department at RMIT, which now has a new focus on sustainable design.
We look at the future of design, not just in the arts and sciences, but in the retail and the healthcare space.
“We look at all the different ways we can design a place that is environmentally sustainable, and we have some very good examples of the type of design that could be used to create a space that’s comfortable for the people that use it.
“The first example I’m working on is a large glass wall.
“We are actually using it to create space for an exhibition of contemporary architecture and design.
It’s called the Glass Wall and it’s in the Royal Victoria Museum.”’
We have a large section of glass wall in the museum and it is part of the exhibit,‘ said Professor McGovern, who has been a part of RMIT’s architectural department since 2004.
“We have some really great examples, and that’s because we have got people who have got arthritis.”
The first piece of art I worked on was a piece called The Glass Wall, which was commissioned by a local government in the state of Victoria.‒”It was really quite an interesting project to be working with, and to do an exhibition in a