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Ill-Studio has collaborated with French fashion brand Pigalle to create a multicoloured basketball court between a row of buildings in the 9th arrondissement of Paris. Panels of blue, white, red and yellow ethylene propylene diene monome (EPDM) rubber – a synthetic material commonly used in playground and sports areas – have been applied to the floor. Continue reading

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Giants Fans Transform My Neighborhood

Self-selected assemblies on public rights-of-way—streets, sidewalks, on-ramps, off-ramps, etc.—are as varied as that which brings them together. A political rally is a world apart from an outdoor concert. And no one would want to confuse a protest with a parade. But they all have one thing in common and that is an overriding passion. Emotions—ecstasy, frustration, anger, persistence, celebration, or disaffection—are overt and often very raw. A living room or local pub are too small to contain this level of passion. The world—or at least thousands of brethren—must see and hear this intensity of expression in order for it to be processed successfully.

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