The Playable City® Award returns for a fourth year, inviting creatives from across the world to respond to the theme ‘Journeys’. Watershed invites artists, designers, architects, technologists and creative practitioners to propose distinctive ideas to make our cities more livable, hopeful and collaborative.
The UK’s first Smart Cities Index has named Bristol as the leading smart city outside London and leader in the UK for digital innovation, with Playable City recognised as a strong element of Bristol’s future city approach.
People have been asking why the Playable City Award 2016 hasn’t launched yet. And the answer is, we have been a little bit busy!
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.