Projects & Ideas

Playable City Projects

Playable City Projects are brilliant ideas that have been supported, developed and installed in one or more cities. Many of these projects are available to tour to cities around the world. If you are interested in hosting a Playable City project, please get in touch

Hello Lamp Post

Hello Lamp Post

Hello Lamp Post invites people to strike up conversations with familiar street furniture using the text message function of their mobile phones.

Urbanimals

Urbanimals

A playful pack of wild beasts appeared in unexpected places across the city of Bristol, waiting for people to play with them.

Shadowing

Shadowing

Shadowing gives memory to city street lights, enabling them to record and play back the shadows of those who pass underneath.

Empath

Empath

Imagine being able to step into someone else’s life. What would happen if you could understand and feel someone else’s hopes, fears and motivations?