Tag: public space

Dec 11, 2016

This is One Well-Designed Picnic Table

This is One Well-Designed Picnic Table

There’s a kids table, built-in high chair, seating for adults, and a spot for a wheelchair

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Aug 31, 2016

Architect Turns Unused Hill Into Amazing Public Park for Children

Architect Turns Unused Hill Into Amazing Public Park for Children

A 4-hectare (10 acre) playground with tree houses, swings, water forests and an amazing 60 toboggan cascade in Santiago, Chile

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Jun 23, 2016

Floating Yellow Brick Road Connects Islands and Towns Separated by Water

Floating Yellow Brick Road Connects Islands and Towns Separated by Water

The temporary public art installation by Christo and Jeanne-Claude lets visitors walk on water

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Dec 5, 2015

Picture of the Day: Walking to the Sky

Picture of the Day: Walking to the Sky

“Man walking to the sky” is a public art sculpture in Kassel, Germany by artist Jonathan Borofsky.

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Apr 27, 2015

Picture of the Day: The Dancing Transmission Tower

Picture of the Day: The Dancing Transmission Tower

Photograph by Tuxyso / Wikimedia Commons / CC-BY-SA-3.0 Seen here is a public art installation entitled Zauberlehrling (sorcerer’s apprentice). It is a 35 meter (115 ft) tall metal sculpture that looks like a dancing transmission tower, grooving out in a field as the sun sets. The artwork was created for the outdoor art exhibit…

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Jun 3, 2014

Robert Morris’s Interactive Glass Labyrinth

Robert Morris’s Interactive Glass Labyrinth

In celebration of the 25th Anniversary of the Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park, the Hall Family Foundation has supported the commission of a major work by Kansas City native and internationally renowned artist Robert Morris. His Glass Labyrinth is a brilliant, interactive addition that now occupies a prominent site in the south section of…

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Sep 25, 2013

The Photographic Diversity of Chicago’s Famous ‘Bean’

The Photographic Diversity of Chicago’s Famous ‘Bean’

Cloud Gate is a public sculpture by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor. Nicknamed the Bean, it is the centerpiece of the AT&T Plaza in Millennium Park in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Inspired by liquid mercury, the Bean is made of 168 stainless steel plates welded together. Its highly polished exterior has no visible seams…

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