Designed by Michael Tatschl, Sascha Mikel, and Martin Schnabl, this watergate concept has now been materialized into a product.

The Watergate is using liquid called “water” as the psychological barrier. The reason behind: people dislike getting their clothes wet.

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A good thinking is that, if something urgent happens, people can run through the watergate without having to pass any steel gate.

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People in wheelchairs or carrying luggage can easily pass through them. Indeed a clever design.

[ Source: Gizmodo AU ; Dvice ; Yanko ]