Video: Playful Spaces

A video about hijacking a bus stop and installing a swing to make it more playful.

Bruno Taylor who has created this project at London bus stops “…to study different ways of bringing play back into public space…“.

Click on the image below for the link (multimedia)

link to YouTube video

“…71% of adults used to play on the streets when they were young. 21% of children do so now. Are we designing children and play out of the public realm?

This project is a study into different ways of bringing play back into public space. It focuses on ways of incorporating incidental play in the public realm by not so much as having separate play equipment that dictates the users but by using existing furniture and architectural elements that indicate playful behaviour for all…”

More information:
Bruno Taylor at

via: Wooster Collective

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