Many things shape the face of a city: buildings, bridges, parks, sculptures… even benches! That’s right, this simple form of public furniture can also add more emotion to a particular site.
A&D created this list of unusual bench designs to illustrate that creativity can transform busy streets into cozy communal living rooms. Whether you’re grabbing a quick lunch, or waiting for your date, these benches will definitely brighten your day!
1. Park In Vöcklabruck, Austria
2. Bench In Kyiv, Ukraine
3. Creative Park Bench, Massachusetts
4. Whale Tail Bench
5. Bench Out Of Pencils In Kyiv, Ukraine
6. Musical Bench
7. Seats In The Shape Of A Tulip By Tulip Design
8. Custom Curve Seats, Cadigal Green, University Of Sydney, Australia