Playable City Austin puts people and play at the heart of the Future City of Austin Population estimate: 947,890 (2016) (as of 2016) About the City… [Read More]
Over three days in downtown Seoul, Playable City will host a suite of specially created Urban Games during the Seoul Architecture Biennale.
The Smart Oxford Playable City Commission is a brand new commission, challenging creatives from around the world to produce an idea that puts people and play at the heart of the city of Oxford.
A new addition to the network, São Paulo is making plans for the coming year.
Launched in 2015 to develop new ideas and engage Japanese creatives in imagining the future of Tokyo.
Joined the network in 2016, with a workshop exploring ways to improve the experience of travelling around the city
Launched in 2014, Recife in Brazil was the first Playable City outside of the UK.
The UK’s most playful place, where Watershed began Playable City in 2012.
Film by Joe Jones and Henrique Ghersi with music by Fred Deakin. In 1898 British writer Arthur Mee said of the invention of the telephone,… [Read More]
Watershed and the British Council announce an exciting opportunity for two artists to travel to Tokyo to undertake a Playable City Residency in 2018. Applications are… [Read More]
On 17 and 18 March 2018, Watershed is delighted to unveil Stop, Smile, Stroll – the winning commission of the 2016 international Playable City… [Read More]
“Stop, Smile, Stroll” will transform a pedestrian crossing into a 30-second game.
Hello Lamp Post invites people to strike up conversations with familiar street furniture using the text message function of their mobile phones.
A playful pack of wild beasts appeared in unexpected places across the city of Bristol, waiting for people to play with them.
Shadowing gives memory to city street lights, enabling them to record and play back the shadows of those who pass underneath.