no studio's microinstallations aim to restore neglected locations in poland no studio's microinstallations aim to restore neglected locations in poland
jun 09, 2016

no studio's microinstallations aim to restore neglected locations in poland

no studio’s microinstallations aim to restore neglected locations in poland
(above) the intervention took place during the lowersilesian festival of architecture in wroclaw
all images courtesy of no studio




founded by magda szwajcowska and michal majewski, wrocław-based no studio’s portfolio contains works that range from temporary architecture to product design to small architecture. for the local festival DoFA (lowersilesian festival of architecture) they have created the ‘microinstallations’, a series of small interventions in the urban space that aims to restore the forgotten city and its neglected locations. the project is located close to the historic bridge, on some unused concrete stairs that lead to the river, where the studio has placed simple half-chairs, half-sunbeds to recover the area, inviting people to sit down, sunbathe, and enjoy the view. ’microinstallations’ showcases a minimalistic design and was made with little financial resources. the project thinks the whole city based on needs analysis and exploration of rifts in urban planning.

‘microinstallation’ aims to recover forgotten spaces of the city

the project is located next to a historic bridge

consisting of half-chairs, half-sunbeds, the objects transform the stairs into a seating area

graphic design

view from the river

people can enjoy the summer days thanks to the instervention

the project is located in wroclaw, poland

the studio’s aim of recovering the space has been achieved

people sunbathing



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