Digital Display and Transmission of the Culture of Traditional Chinese Furniture

  • Xinxin SunEmail author
  • Chao Li
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 9741)


This paper explores the knowledge structure of traditional furniture culture, which contains aesthetic culture, technology culture, function culture, national culture and art culture. By conducting investigation on user groups via the depth interviews and personas method, established user role model and indicate the demands of different user groups for traditional Chinese furniture. And then the digitization model of display and dissemination of the culture of traditional Chinese furniture is established, according to the theories of User Centered Design and knowledge dissemination. Therefore, the interactive digitization form, which is funny and vivid, is adopted to display and disseminate traditional Chinese furniture. The purpose is to spread the culture of traditional Chinese furniture via top-down model of culture dissemination and get the culture of traditional Chinese furniture inherited and spread in a “live” status.


Traditional Chinese furniture Cultural diffusion Digital display Interaction design 



The authors are grateful for the financial support provided by “the Fundamental Research Funds for the Central Universities”(No. 309201140132024).


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Design Arts and MediaNanjing University of Science and TechnologyNanjingChina

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