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People relax on public steps anyway, why not give them a comfortable way to do s. - People relax on public steps anyway, why not give them a comfortable way to do so? Stair Squares, b - Urban Furniture, Street Furniture, Concrete Furniture, Furniture Stores, Furniture Ideas, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, City Landscape, Design D'espace Public

City Seats: 14 Examples of Unconventional Urban Furniture

Forget boring benches, these 14 innovative designs for public furniture are functional, decorative and interactive, offering more than just a place to sit.

In lieu of being hauled out of state, will organic waste be turned into compost at a network of park-topped artificial islands dotting NYC's waterfront? Urban Agriculture, Urban Farming, Urban Gardening, Hydroponic Gardening, Indoor Gardening, Organic Gardening, Green Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Architecture Design

'Compost Islands' Could Help Solve NYC's Trash Problems

Each year, New Yorkers produce more than 14 million tons of trash, which usually gets sent to landfills outside the city. Nearly 29 percent of that waste...

The Unbearable Lightness of Being. This piece of urban furniture, by being nomad, allows the reactivation of different public spaces. It enables inhabitants to reappropriate fragments of their city. They will both escape and dominate public space through Urban Furniture, Street Furniture, Furniture Sale, Concrete Furniture, Discount Furniture, Luxury Furniture, Playground Design, Outdoor Playground, Outdoor Play Equipment

The Unbearable Lightness of Being by Mésarchitectures | Dezeen

Architect Didier Fiuza Faustino of Paris studio Mésarchitectures has installed a pair of swing seats on a billboard frame as part of the Shenzhen & Hong Kong bi-city Biennale of Urbanism/Architecture in China this week. Called The Unbearable Lightness of Being, the project is conceived as a mobile installation and can be erected around an

Meet the Artist Behind Those Amazing, Hand-Knitted Playgrounds Wonder Space II, by Toshiko Horiuchi MacAdam and Interplay, at Hakone Open Air Museum. Takaharu Tezuka, Cool Playgrounds, Architectural Sculpture, Playground Design, Playground Ideas, Outdoor Playground, Interactive Art, Outdoor Sculpture, Yarn Bombing

Meet the Artist Behind Those Amazing, Hand-Knitted Playgrounds

Toshiko Horiuchi MacAdam is known for her massive, colorful architectural sculptures/playgrounds. The most famous example of her work is the...

The Communication Hut, designed by architecture firm Herreros Arquitectos, is an illuminated public space in Gwanju, South Korea that provides users with both access to WiFi and a safe social environment at night. Landscape And Urbanism, Landscape Structure, Landscape Elements, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, A As Architecture, Plaza Design, Urban Ideas, Public Space Design

The Communication Hut, designed by architecture firm Herreros Arquitectos, is an illuminated public space in Gwanju, South Korea that provides users with both 24-hour access to WiFi and a safe social environment at night.

French architecture firm Atelier Zundel Cristea puts the "fun" in "function" by creating this trampoline bridge across the Seine River in Paris. Trampolines, Pont Paris, Paris 3, Paris France, Innovation Design, Business Innovation, Design Studio Names, The Places Youll Go, Places To Go

azc: bridge in paris

an inflatable bridge equipped with giant trampolines is dedicated to the joyful release from gravity as one bounces above the seines river.

Built by BIG Architects,Topotek in Copenhagen, Denmark with date Images by Iwan Baan. General description Superkilen is a half a mile long urban space wedging through one of the most ethnically diverse a. Danish Architecture, Magazine Architecture, Landscape Architecture Design, Architecture Portfolio, Architecture Diagrams, Landscape Architects, Masterplan, Public Realm, Urban Park

superkilen urban park by BIG architects, topotek1 + superflex

the kilometer long park is situated in copenhagen's most ethnically diverse areas, and features more than 100 objects derived from the 60 plus cultures represented, reflecting the true nature of the neighbourhood.

Housed in the former home of the International Shoe Company, the sprawling square-foot City Museum in St. Louis is quite possibly the ultimate urban playground ever constructed. Like the Museum of Natural Curiosity but for adults. Disneyland, St Louis City Museum, Cool Playgrounds, Attraction, Abandoned Warehouse, Saint Louis, Colossal Art, Exhibition, Oh The Places You'll Go

City Museum: A 10-Story Former Shoe Factory Transformed into the Ultimate Urban Playground

Housed in the former home of the 10-story International Shoe Company, the sprawling 600,000 square-foot City Museum in St. Louis is quite possibly the ultimate urban playground ever constructed. The museum is the brainchild of artist and sculptor Bob Cassilly who opened the space in 1997 after years

Pallet Pavilion: Gap Filler’s brief for the Pallet Pavilion was to create a space for live music and other community events for the summer. Pallet Crates, Old Pallets, Urban Furniture, Pallet Furniture, Set Design, Urban Design, Outdoor Theatre, Urban Ideas, Genius Loci

Landscape is temporary

Neil Challenger discusses temporary landscape interventions in Christchurch.

Right next to the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center There are 20 of these extraordinary light up oval swings, Face Light, Light Up, Japanese Bath House, Cool Playgrounds, Light Art Installation, Art Installations, Instalation Art, Mirror Room, Steel Beams

‘Swing Time’ lights up the Lawn on D - The Boston Globe

A solitary swing stands still among the activities taking place at the Lawn on D. The oval, suspended by steel beams, emits a soft white hue, until curious parkgoers decide to take a seat. Their faces lit up, figuratively and literally, as the oval begins to glow -- first blue then varying shades of purple-pink — as the sitter starts to swing to and fro.

Urban Hybrid Housing Winning Proposal / MVRDV : Courtesy of MVRDV MVRDV was just announced by the city of Emmen, Switzerland as the winners of the Feldbreite competition for a housing block, which Swiss Architecture, Architecture Design, Plans Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Architecture Diagrams, Architecture Portfolio, Classical Architecture, Landscape Plans, Urban Landscape

MVRDV wins Swiss housing competition

MVRDV wins a competition to design housing in Emmen, Switzerland comprising pastel-coloured houses and apartment buildings with courtyards and gardens.

Blaxland Riverside Park Playground by JMD Design Water Playground, Park Playground, Playground Design, Children Playground, Contemporary Landscape, Urban Landscape, Landscape Design, Parks In Sydney, Parque Linear

Blaxland Riverside Playground

JMD Design creates an invigorating playground at Sydney Olympic Park with moulded terrain and supersized equipment.

JAJA Architects Reinvent the Parking Garage as a Green Community Space with Park ‘n’ Play Park+Play Car Park Jaja Architects 7 – Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building Famous Architecture, Chinese Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Sustainable Architecture, Architecture Details, Parking Building, Car Parking, Green Facade, Community Space

Car park by JAJA Architects features a planted facade and rooftop park

Multi-storey Copenhagen car park by JAJA Architects with a plant-covered facade to hide the cars and external staircases leading to a landscaped roof park.