photo courtesy of INABA

jeffrey inaba’s los angeles-based architecture studio, INABA recently completed their rooftop landscape for the X-initiative. the installation will host a variety of special events such as film screenings and be open to the public during the summer. the rooftop is divided into four seating areas made using segments from plastic pool noodles. the seating banks are arranges on the large x-shaped carpet that covers the whole roof. the noodles were cut into various heights and arranged together in x-shaped formations. the seating units were assembled by colour to create patterns and can hold up to 150 people. the furniture will be donated to local community organizations at the end of the summer.

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INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop rendering courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA

INABA: inaba rooftop photo courtesy of INABA