Curated Commute

Bus stops are given an artistic overhaul to heighten engagement

Implications - Encouraging the use of public transportation, bus services are incorporating artistic aesthetics to provide more visual appeal. Using abstract shapes and unexpected materials to transform bus stops into works of art, these designs breathe new life into typically standardized structures, offering consumers access to cultured experiences without having to divert from routine behavior.
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Typographic Bus Stops - Art Group 'mmmm…' Have Designed a Meta Space to Wait for the Bus
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V. Hot 6,975 Clicks Pub: Aug 8, 14
Typographic Bus Stops
Art Group 'mmmm…' Have Designed a Meta Space to Wait for the Bus
The art group ‘mmmm…’ have designed a very meta bus stop for people to wait for public transport. From afar it’s hard not to know where one should be standing. The stop is... [More]
Recycled Door Bus Stops - Detroit's Door Stops Bus Shelters Are Made From Abandoned House Materials
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Warm 2,272 Clicks Pub: Apr 28, 14
Recycled Door Bus Stops
Detroit's Door Stops Bus Shelters Are Made From Abandoned House Materials
These artistic bus shelters in Detroit have the upcycling concept covered. Door Stops creates new bus shelters by recycling doors from abandoned houses. According to Craig Wilkins, who teaches at... [More]
Building Block Bus Stops - London's LEGO Bus Stop Celebrates 200 Years of Bus Service
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Mild 1,602 Clicks Pub: Jun 27, 14
Building Block Bus Stops
London's LEGO Bus Stop Celebrates 200 Years of Bus Service
The LEGO bus stop that was constructed on Regent Street in London was made with over 100,000 of the toy blocks, proving that just about anything can be built with LEGO. Even the bus stop’s... [More]
Picturesque Bus Shelters - These Unique Bus Shelters Are Situated in Krumbach, Austria
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Mild 2,220 Clicks Pub: May 20, 14
Picturesque Bus Shelters
These Unique Bus Shelters Are Situated in Krumbach, Austria
Krumbach, a scenic Austrian village with a population of just 1,000, has the coolest bus stops you’ll see anywhere in the world. The city has seven bus stops designed by seven different world-... [More]