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80 Breakthrough Prison Concepts

From Rainbow Jail Art to Correctional Pageants

— April 29, 2012 — Pop Culture
The concept of incarceration usually supports a rehabilitative process. Prisoners are supposed to grow and move on from past events, developing into contributing members of society. Many have argued that the majority of banal jail settings inhibit personal growth, eliminating the potential for behavioral and civil advancement. These breakthrough prison concepts have launched reasonable responses to this issue by reworking the disciplinary process, often accommodating healthy lifestyles and communication.

Rainbow jail art and correctional pageants are only some of visionary projects now improving the punitive experience. These undertakings have re-framed longstanding tragedies for inmates and the families of inmates, offering new promising rays of hope. Feasible progression and faith in the likelihood of recovery has been put on the radar here, benefiting both the legal system and society at large.







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Popularity
Activity
Freshness
79
Prisoner Computer Games
Prisoner Computer Games
China Earns Money by Making Their Inmates Perform Virtual Gold Farming
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78
Robotic Penitentiary Patrols
Robotic Penitentiary Patrols
South Korean Jail Running Trials on Use of Robot Prison Guards
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77
Cozy Correctional Facilities
Cozy Correctional Facilities
C. F. Moller Brings Comfortable Living to Inmates
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76
Restricted Vision Campaigns
Restricted Vision Campaigns
The Laser Eye Center Ads Illustrate a Prison-Like Feeling
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75
Prison Camp Calendars
Prison Camp Calendars
The Imprisoned Calendar Tracks the Incarceration of Gitmo Inmates
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74
Inmate Mortality Infographics
Inmate Mortality Infographics
The 'Changing Attitudes About the Death Penalty' Chart Weighs In
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73
Prisoner Blogs
Prisoner Blogs
The P:Log Journal Scanning Device Allows Inmates to Post Online
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72
Car Grill Prison Ads
Car Grill Prison Ads
The Jeep Capture the Wild Campaign is Imaginatively Adventurous
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71
Prison-Inspired Paintings
Prison-Inspired Paintings
Peter Halley Creates Bold and Bright Geometrical Cells
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70
Interactive Guantanamo
Interactive Guantanamo
Second Life Gone Gitmo
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69
Thwarted Jailbreaks
Thwarted Jailbreaks
Remote-Controlled Blimp Intercepted Near Spanish Prison
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68
Prison for Red Bull Binge Driver After 20 Drink Driving Rampage
Prison for Red Bull Binge Driver After 20 Drink Driving Rampage
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67
Dancing Inmate Musicals
Dancing Inmate Musicals
Prison Dancer is an Interactive Web Production Inspired by Cebu Convicts
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66
Jail Bail Via Twitter
Jail Bail Via Twitter
Student Rescued After Tweet in Egypt
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65
Sleek Sci-Fi Prisons
Sleek Sci-Fi Prisons
The 499.summit Concept by Greg Knobloch and Andreas Tjeldflaat is Futuristic
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64
Personal Jail Ads
Personal Jail Ads
The CIRE 'Cage' Campaign Captures a Major Social Issue
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63
Toilet Paper Escape Ads
Toilet Paper Escape Ads
Super-Strong Scottex Toilet Paper is Surely Criminal-Approved
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62
Computer games help convicts cope
Computer games help convicts cope
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61
The New Get Out of Jail Free Card
The New Get Out of Jail Free Card
Organ Donation Gets You Probation
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60
Sky-High Slammers
Sky-High Slammers
The Vertical Prison by Chow Khoon Toong, Ong Tien Yee & Beh Ssi Cze
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59
Ex-Prisoner Buys His Old Cell
Ex-Prisoner Buys His Old Cell
Too Much Sentiment?
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58
Inmate Charities
Inmate Charities
Puppies Behind Bars
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57
Jail Break Projections
Jail Break Projections
Lights Used to Fake a Break at Bijlmerbajes Prison
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56
Mod Converted Prisons
Mod Converted Prisons
Cultural Civic Center by Exit Architects Transforms Jail into a Haven
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55
Books From Behind Bars
Books From Behind Bars
Imprisoned Texas Artist Publishes Book Of Bizarre Art
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54
Jail Simulation Mirrors
Jail Simulation Mirrors
Rikkis Taxi & Shuttle Service Shows Effects of Drinking and Driving
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53
Fake Jail Fashion
Fake Jail Fashion
The Mugshot T-Shirt Lets Law Offenders Help Cops Out
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52
Dancing Inmates (UPDATE)
Dancing Inmates (UPDATE)
1,500+ CPDRC Prisoners Dance to Songs Like Soulja Boy, Thriller
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51
Products Made in Prisons
Products Made in Prisons
Jail-Made Designs Are Popular In Japan
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50
Female Prisoners Launch Charity Fashion Label
Female Prisoners Launch Charity Fashion Label
Jail Cats
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49
Jailbirds as Cover Models
Jailbirds as Cover Models
Keifer Sutherland in ‘Men's Vogue'
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48
From Prison to Luxury Retreat
From Prison to Luxury Retreat
Boston Jail Reborn as Liberty Hotel
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47
Spices by Inmates
Spices by Inmates
Jail House Hot Sauce Created by Hillsborough Country Jail Dwellers
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46
Exposé Prison Photography
Exposé Prison Photography
Thomas Martin Captures Life in a Burundi Jail
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45
Yoga For Inmates
Yoga For Inmates
Top 8 Innovative Yoga Classes, From Kids to Jail Classes
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44
Inmate Dance Tributes
Inmate Dance Tributes
Filipino Prisoners' Heartfelt Routine to Honor Michael Jackson
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43
Felon Fence Art (UPDATE)
Felon Fence Art (UPDATE)
Making the Invisible Visible Highlights Human Rights Abuses
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42
Prisonertising
Prisonertising
Prison Break Actors Chain Walk Through City
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41
Prison Replication Inns
Prison Replication Inns
The Intimidating Hotel Alcatraz Pops Up in London
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40
Stony Prison Shoots
Stony Prison Shoots
The Dungeon Series Sheds Light on Buhinjuza's Detention Centers
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39
Prison Runway Shows
Prison Runway Shows
Fashion Created Behind Bars
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38
Prison Tattootorials
Prison Tattootorials
Dave Decat Illustrates Wonderfully Inked Caricatures
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37
Prison Food Trays
Prison Food Trays
Eat Like You're In Jail
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36
Prison Domes
Prison Domes
Inmates Get a Taste of Mother Nature Thanks to Van der Sluis
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35
Outdoor Caged Beds
Outdoor Caged Beds
Million Donkey Hotel Lets Visitors Enjoy the View
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34
Upgradable Prison Stays
Upgradable Prison Stays
Book A Five Star Jail Cell For $82 A Day
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33
Stealthy Snooze Campaigns
Stealthy Snooze Campaigns
These Good Night Mattress Ads Make Shut-Eye Inevitable
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32
Consequential Advertising
Consequential Advertising
The 'Drive Dry' Initiative Targets Drinking and Driving
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31
Convict-Constructed Clothing
Convict-Constructed Clothing
Heavy Eco is a Line of Green Garments Designed by Prisoners
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30
Models as Zoo Animals
Models as Zoo Animals
Momchil Hristov Locks Up Beautiful Women in ‘Beauty is the Beast’
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29
Prisoner Photography
Prisoner Photography
Matthew Rainwaters Captures Jail Time in the 'Offender' Series
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28
Prison Fun Scenarios
Prison Fun Scenarios
PSA Shows Outcome of Drug Smuggling
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27
Hot Prison Inks
Hot Prison Inks
Eyeball Tattoos are all the Rage for Those Stuck in the Slammer
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26
Prison Pageants
Prison Pageants
Russian Women's Jail Puts on Biker Chic Beauty Contest for Inmates
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25
Norway's Green Jail
Norway's Green Jail
Bastoey Eco-Prison
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24
Public Cages For Smokers
Public Cages For Smokers
Glass Segregation Chambers
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23
Prison Insider Photography
Prison Insider Photography
Women in a Romanian Prison Receive Cameras to Document Everyday Life
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22
Murderous DIY Cups
Murderous DIY Cups
'You Have Just Been Poisoned' Pint Glass Reveals a Shocking Truth
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21
Spine-Chilling Caged Diners
Spine-Chilling Caged Diners
The Alcatraz Medical Prison Restaurant is a Spooky Caged Bar
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20
Dancing Inmates
Dancing Inmates
1,500 Filipino Prisoners Re-enact Michael Jackson's "Thriller"
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19
Blogger Launches Inmate Beauty Contest
Blogger Launches Inmate Beauty Contest
Winner Gets Bail!
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18
Rainbow Prison Corridors
Rainbow Prison Corridors
This Markus Linnenbrink Commission is Unconventional
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17
Jailhouse Photo Essays
Jailhouse Photo Essays
Cade Martin Photography Offers Stunning Visuals
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16
Haunted Urban Exploration
Haunted Urban Exploration
Old Don Jail in Toronto Opens Doors to Sinister Past
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15
Passion Prisons
Passion Prisons
The Slammer-Themed Rock Love Hotel is Every Woman's Fantasy
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14
Prison-Themed Restaurants
Prison-Themed Restaurants
Alcatraz in Tokyo
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13
Former Offender-Made Furniture
Former Offender-Made Furniture
The Marni Chair Collection Helps Re-Socialize Ex-Prisoners
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12
Little Humans as Caged Pets
Little Humans as Caged Pets
Amazing Photography by Julian Wolkenstein
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11
Pleasurable Posh Prisons
Pleasurable Posh Prisons
Norway'S Halden Prison Features Art and Flat-Screen TVs in Every Ce
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10
Post-Prison Interviews
Post-Prison Interviews
Marion Jones on Oprah, Out of Jail
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9
Exploring Russian Criminal Tattoos
Exploring Russian Criminal Tattoos
This Sergei Vasiliev and Danzig Baldaev Exhibit is Twisted
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8
Inked Prison Portraits
Inked Prison Portraits
'Life After' Details Prison Tattoo Culture in South Africa
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7
Inmate Innovation
Inmate Innovation
Dancing Inmates, Luxury Prisons and Paris Hilton Jail Couture
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6
Luxury Prison
Luxury Prison
A Sweet Prison for Austrian Criminals
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5
Prison Tattoos
Prison Tattoos
DIY Inking From Behind Bars With Home-Made Needles and Guns
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4
Exploring Inmate Ink
Exploring Inmate Ink
Robert Gumpert 'American Prison Tattoos' Series Gets Skin-Deep
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3
Prison Tattoo Photography
Prison Tattoo Photography
Klaus Pichler's 'Inked For Life' Series is More Than Skin Deep
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2
Incarcerated Art
Incarcerated Art
Permanent Tattoo Mugshots Prove Identification Isn't Always Tricky
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1
Naked Protesting
Naked Protesting
Hot 'Chicks' Battle KFC in Australia
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