by P-06 Atelier. Everything is improved with a little typography. Bicycle paths included. The Bikeway Belém in Lisbon is a prime example. The 7,362-meter bike route along the river Tagus has bold white wayfinding text and symbols painted directly on the pavement which, apart from its practical purposes such as providing direction and measuring distances, is also fun and engaging.
Jessica Stockholder, Flooded Chambers Maid [Installation view], 2009 by 16 Miles of String -- someone I depended on heavily throughout my dissertation, her work is incredible and she's such an inspiration with use of colour :)
A cozy, blue-painted living room entices passersby to sit, get to know each other and enjoy entertainment in Rotterdam at the ‘Urban Living Room’ installation.
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Great Idea for a memory garden. Sunlight shines through laser-cut phrases at the Moving Memories Memorial in Phoenix. The phrases are meant to reflect a range of thoughts from Arizonans affected by and were picked after months of research.