Sunday, November 01, 2009

V.O.B. - Concepts: ittai ilani + adva noach: urban flowers - think outside the parking box competition shortlisted revealed

following in the theme of color and pattern like henrik amberla's 'parking in rainbows',
'PARKing' - urban flowers by ittai ilani and adva noach from israel is another one of the
66 shortlisted entries of designboom's 'think outside the parking box' competition
in collaboration with nissan.

'PARKing' is a public area based on the idea that a car is an urban flower. like a flower,
cars have their own unique shape and color. this is a parking lot in which cars navigate
themselves to designated parking areas according to their color. the result is a colorful
versailles garden-like pattern. alongside the parking spots, there is also a open green area
to make the parking experience more enjoyable. PARKing perceives the car as part of a whole
urban complex, using it to create a symbolic decorative city element.

Read More @ designboom....


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