women architects & designers
Placemaking Archives - This Big City
Belgian designer Sebastian Wiernick is no stranger to the challenges of creating public benches. Known for his signature usage of flexible polyethylene tubes (plastic bottle waste), Wiernick has filled numerous public spaces and cafés with these futuristic looking creations equipped with their own lighting. This combination of public art and public furniture almost instantly forces those interacting with it to reevaluate current perceptions of furniture, wastage and space.