Description

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The workshop began on May 18th, 2012 and involved 10 participants. During the first meeting the results of their research were presented, with particular emphasis on creative reuse and regulations relating to installations in public space. Subsequently, participants had the opportunity to inspect the materials made available to them for the construction of the installation, the project areas (Porta Palazzo) and the workspace (Cecchi point). Beginning with the design constraint represented by a frame mounted on wheels and divided into 4 areas, the participants were divided into groups in order to deal with the design and manufacturing of furniture and functional parts attached to and included in the structure. The last day of the workshop was held in Piazza Borgo Dora and provided an opportunity to show local residents the installation as a work in progress. When the work was completed, the Mobile Urban Square (3x2m size - about the size of a car) was presented to the Bunker during a public event organized in collaboration with Urbe Association, and the theater company Quinta Tinta...

NAME
Mobile urban square 
CONCEPT BY
Izmo+ 
WEB SITE
http://www.izmo.it 
COUNTRY
Italy 
CITY
Turin 
DATE OF CREATION
05/07/2012 
SELLING PRICE OR BUDGET
 
OBJECTS AND WASTE
Wood scraps, wood pallets, old iron, linoleum flooring, dumpster wheels 
SCRAP / BY-PRODUCTS
plastic spools 
METHODS OF ASSEMBLY
Cut, weld,nailing,screwing,gluing, grind 
DISASSEMBLY
Possible