"This contribution was produced to the Documenta 5 in Kassel: a transparent sphere with a diameter of 8 metres was placed in front of the main facade of the Friedericianum. A catwalk made of standard tubular steel sections projected through a window from the interior of the building. A tubular steel ring was fixed to this footbridge, at a slight distance from the façade. This ring formed the external support for a PVC foil shell that formed a sphere when inflated into shape by an air pump."

Relax and play! [Oase No. 7 by the group Haus-Rucker-Co, which was created for Documenta 5 in Kassel, Germany. An inflatable structure emerged from the façade of an existing building creating a space for relaxation and play]

Flyhead, Environment Transformer, 1968 Haus-Rucker-Co fue un grupo vienés fundado en 1967 por los arquitectos Laurids Ortner, Günther Zamp Kelp y el pintor Klaus Pinter, al que más tarde se unió el…

Haus- Rucker-Co, Mind Expander, 1967 Haus- Rucker-Co's experiment brought new perspectives on the fusion/separation between the body and the space.

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Plenty more after the break - Amazing magazine covers by Form, a German design and culture publication founded in that is planning a comeback in Found via Kathy Kavan

aqqindex:  Haus-Rucker-Co, Inflatable Finger, 1971

Haus-Rucker-Co., inflatable index finger by the motorway to Nuremberg Airport, Symposion Urbanum Nürnberg, ° /// ummim really hoping this undulated like those inflatable dancing dudes!

Haus-Rucker-Co, Electric Skin und Environment Transformer, 1968.

Haus-Rucker-Co: Architectural Utopia Reloaded,Haus-Rucker-Co, Electric Skin und Environment Transformer, Image © Haus-Rucker-Co, Gert Winkler


[Image: Haus-Rucker-Co, Grüne Lunge (Green Lung), Kunsthalle Hamburg photo by Haus-Rucker Co, courtesy of the Archive Zamp Kelp;

The Mind Expander Chair & other inventions from the far-out world of 60s architects Haus-Rucker-Co. | Dangerous Minds

The Mind Expander Chair & other inventions from the far-out world of architects Haus-Rucker-Co.

1972 - BIG PIANO [Haus Rucker Co]

Big Piano, by Haus-Rucker Co, 1972

Haus-Rucker-Co Group

Haus-Rucker-Co (Zamp Kelp, Ortner, Pinter): Flyhead Helmet (from the Environment Transformer project), Image courtesy: Ortner & Ortner Baukunst.

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Haus-Rucker-Co, Environment Transformer/Flyhead Helmet, 1968.

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Haus-Rucker-Co, Environment Transformer/Flyhead Helmet,

Haus-Rucker-Co, Electric Skin, 1968

Haus-Rucker-Co, Electric Skin, 1968

Haus-Rucker-Co, Mind-Expander 2, 1968/69

Haus-Rucker-Co: Architectural Utopia Reloaded,Haus-Rucker-Co, Mind-Expander Image © Haus-Rucker-Co

Haus-Rucker-Co, Nike, 1977

Haus-Rucker-Co: Architectural Utopia Reloaded

Haus-Rucker-Co, Connexion Skin, 1967/68

Haus-Ruckner-Co, Gelbes Herz/(Yellow heart), 1968 Haus-Rucker-Co, Connexion Skin, 1968