Studio Robazzo
Innovation by Design
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Thinklandia Waffle Parklet

 

CLIENT: THINKLANDIA
DATE: September 2016 - ONGOING
SCOPE: design & fabricate a series of pop-up parklets to activate victoria's downtown core
MATERIALS: PLYWOOD, dimensional lumber
notes: originally designed in collaboration with samantha willman & stephane gaulin-brown for the ship point pop up design competition

 
 
Thinklandia 2016 provided us with the unique opportunity to fabricate a concept parklet for the streets of Victoria.

Thinklandia 2016 provided us with the unique opportunity to fabricate a concept parklet for the streets of Victoria.

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The 8' by 16' pavilion was built using a combination of digital tools and analogue methods; the parametrically designed waffle roof structure was laser engraved onto plywood and cut out by hand.

The 8' by 16' pavilion was built using a combination of digital tools and analogue methods; the parametrically designed waffle roof structure was laser engraved onto plywood and cut out by hand.

The parklet provides a comfortable and shaded seating area on three levels, from which to observe and enjoy the bustling action of Victoria's downtown core.

The parklet provides a comfortable and shaded seating area on three levels, from which to observe and enjoy the bustling action of Victoria's downtown core.

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