• The Peruvian Pavilion in the 2021 Venice Biennale Seeks to Transform Fences into Tools for Integration

    1 month ago - By Arch Daily

    © Michele Agostinis
    “Playground: Artifacts for Interaction” , by curator Felipe Ferrer, aims to transform the fences surrounding Peru's public spaces into tools for social integration. The project proposes removing the gates enclosing public spaces throughout Lima and Peru's other urban centers, inviting residents to freely enter and interact with the spaces. By removing these "security" mechanisms, which really serve as tools of segregation, and installing benches, playgrounds, and soccer fields, the project aims to divert all the energy, time, and resources put into installing fences and...
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