A winter installation of 30 giant seesaws in Montreal

December 18, 2015,AEDT

Impulse, a winter installation comprising 30 giant seesaws that will transform the Place des Festivals into a vast illuminated playground, accompanied by a set of all-new video projections. The creation is the work of Toronto-based firm Lateral Office and Montreal-basedCS Design, in collaboration with EGP Group of Montreal. The consortium, chosen through an open competition for the sixth | Read More

Putting play back on the city agenda with PLAY[ground]

November 18, 2015,AEDT

HASSELL recently teamed up with not for profit organisation Archikidz and Sydney Living Museums, on a playful project to make kids seen and heard in the city. Together, the team created PLAY[ground] – a place that would inspire tomorrow’s thinkers and city makers to play, experiment and toy with ideas | Read More

Urban Oasis | Gold Coast Public Art Commission

November 3, 2015,AEDT

We’re commissioning an artist, or artist led team, to design and deliver a major public artwork – an Urban Oasis in the heart of one of Australia’s bustling tourist cities. A design competition to choose the successful artist or artist led team is open now to local, national and international artists. | Read More

Sail Boxes | Boston, USA | Virginia Melnyk Designs

September 7, 2015,AEDT

The Sail Boxes were constructed as a temporary play structure for the Boston PlayDay 2015 at the Lawn on D. Bright and colorful spandex fabric stretches over a box-like bamboo framework to create a unique play experience which offers a diverse range of interactions. The asymmetrical layout of the fabric | Read More

Green Varnish by Nomad Studio at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

August 19, 2015,AEDT

Green Varnish explores the necessity of hiding inconvenient realities with polite beauty. A green fabric elegantly covers all the inopportune facts.  We ignore inconvenient information. It is admirable how reactionary we are toward information that brings implicit changes; obviously, we have lost perspective of our role within this large system | Read More

Field Constructs Design Competition announces Finalists

July 26, 2015,AEDT

Field Constructs Design Competition (FCDC) recently announced the 2015 Jury Selection Finalists. The appointed jury reviewed and evaluated all eligible submissions, resulting in the selection of 18 top-ranked proposals. The selection highlights a variety of approaches to today’s design innovation and represents a breadth of material, technical, and social design solutions | Read More

The Sky themed 2015 Triumph Pavilion | London, UK | Nonscale

June 17, 2015,AEDT

The Triumph Pavilion at the Museum Gardens in Bethnal Green, London, next to the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum of Childhood coincides with the London Festival of Architecture, is one of the main annual highlights of Pavilions in the capital during summer. Nonscale, a Tokyo based Japanese practice were selected | Read More

The Iridescent Bāgh | Aurangabad, India | Bāghorama

June 7, 2015,AEDT

In traditional Indian crafts, the iconography of the peacock was (and still is) used in the art of weaving exquisite Paithani sarees in a place called Paithan in Maharashtra, India. The iridescence of the peacock’s beautiful plumage is mirrored in the iridescence of these sarees, with the peacock graphics dominating | Read More

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