“Los Trompos (Spinning Tops),” a set of six, eight-foot-tall interactive seating elements, created by Mexican-based design team Héctor Esrawe and Ignacio Cadena was placed within the Astor Place Rest Stop all three Summer Streets Saturdays. Inspired by the popular children’s toy, the seating elements enabled Citi Summer Streets participants to experience a life-sized “spinning top” first hand as they twisted around and within the sculptures. Continue reading
Loving places built for play! Ping-pong in Parc de la Ciutadella #lovethisplace
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The feathers flew during the 6th annual International Pillow Fight Day.
More than 40 cities participated in this playful event that brought together
thousands of people to pummel one another with pillows as well
as create a more social and engaged city space.
Photo by Guido Gloor Modjib from Flickr (CC)