Cognitive Kitchen; Exhibition design by Studio Joseph; Photo: Matt Flynn ? Smithsonian Institution

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1100, Cognitive Kitchen

Color contrast and tactile feedback can help people build confidence with cooking and dining. Color enhances object recognition for people with low vision or dementia. Vividly colored dishes with varied textures can stimulate the appetite, while tools designed for touch can make everyday tasks easier.

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