Creativity in street furniture
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The San Francisco Chronicle reports that in Oakland, the stump of a tree that had been cut down was carved into a chair. Later, someone carved into the stump chair a passage from the book, The Giving Tree.
Creative seating in the public space is an element of the public realm framework.
Earlier this week was introduced to the website of a firm called Street Furniture, which manufactures and sells street furniture, natch, but also does public space planning and consulting work.
While they have a website for the US, the firm is based in Australia and the firm's Aussie website includes writings on public space matters in a section called streetchat.