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22 Engaging Outdoor Exhibits

From Immersive Rainbow Pavilions to LEGO Subway Stations

— July 31, 2014 — Art & Design
Adding a more interactive quality to art and culture, these outdoor exhibits use open, public spaces to create a more immersive experience for viewers.

Moving away from the often confining spaces of galleries and art shows, these outdoor exhibits are blending pieces of art with outdoor artifacts to create a sense of intrigue. Using public spaces and overarching sculptures to encourage individuals to think in more abstract terms, these outdoor exhibits are transforming cultural experiences into more interactive and visually alluring spectacles. From playground-like art installations to LEGO-inspired subway art shows, these creative installations seek to challenge ordinary concepts of artistic expression. A great way to introduce new ideas to a wider and more diverse audience, these outdoor exhibits are reinventing what it means to integrate art on a larger scale.

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Fluidly Twisting Pavilions
Fluidly Twisting Pavilions
Daniel Libeskind Designs the Vanke Pavilion
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Illuminated Atomic Pavilions
Illuminated Atomic Pavilions
SOL Dome is a Remarkably Lightweight Structure that Alights at Night
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22
Heart-Shaped Matchmaker Designs
Heart-Shaped Matchmaker Designs
This Young Projects Matchmaker Design is Ready for Valentine's Day
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21
Interactive House Art
Interactive House Art
The Fragmented Meandering House by Michael Jantzen is Utterly Surreal
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20
Reflective Spiral Installations
Reflective Spiral Installations
UNStudio Creates the Xintiandi Work Outside of the Area's Mall
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19
Sinking Automobile Installations
Sinking Automobile Installations
The Grass Covered Cars at the CMP Block in Taiwan are Beautiful
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18
Giant Aluminium Spheres
Giant Aluminium Spheres
'Nouaison' by Hoberman Associates is a Tribute to Wine Making
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17
Webbed Bridge Installations
Webbed Bridge Installations
The Flux Cocoon by Allegory is Inspired by the Hub of Lausanne City
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16
Giant Tarp-Like Canopies
Giant Tarp-Like Canopies
The Fukita Pavilion by Ryue Nishizawa Looks Deceptively Small
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15
Blending Mirror-Covered Homes
Blending Mirror-Covered Homes
This Mirrored House Has a Reflective Surface
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14
Transitional Finnish Pavilions
Transitional Finnish Pavilions
'The Resilient of Architecture' Exhibit Stands the Test of Time
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13
Curved Aluminum Installations
Curved Aluminum Installations
Blaze by McChesney Architects Reveals a Gold Metal Structure
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12
Upcycled Umbrella Artwork
Upcycled Umbrella Artwork
The Stunning 'Harvest Dome 2.0' Floats Along the Water in New York City
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11
LEGO Subway Stations
LEGO Subway Stations
This LEGO Subway Station in Milan was Replicated for Promotion
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10
Mirrored House Installations
Mirrored House Installations
The Ekkehard Altenburger Temporary Installation Reflects Nature
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9
Solar-Panelled Art Structures
Solar-Panelled Art Structures
The Sun Altered Cube is an Eco-Friendly Art Installation
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8
Self-Generating Art Installations
Self-Generating Art Installations
The Stair Scape Cubes is a Human-Powered Electricity Masterpiece
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7
Massive Art Installation Sculptures
Massive Art Installation Sculptures
The Wood Installation Art by Christophe Doucet is Grand
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6
Curved Bamboo Structures
Curved Bamboo Structures
Wang Wen-Chih's Woven Architecture Boasts Organic Shapes
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5
Backyard-Inspired Libraries
Backyard-Inspired Libraries
A Cozy Library Built by 3rdSpace in a Backyard
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4
Wintry Glass Houses
Wintry Glass Houses
Architect Carlo Santambrogio Creates a Completely Transparent Structure
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3
Inhabitable Large-Scale Advertisements
Inhabitable Large-Scale Advertisements
The Billboard House Lodges the Artist Creating the Mural
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2
Body Module Cinemas
Body Module Cinemas
The Centipede Cinema by Bartlett School of Architecture Encompasses Guests
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Immersive Rainbow Pavilions
Immersive Rainbow Pavilions
Eliasson Creates a Panoramic Rainbow Installation Using Silvered Glass
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