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Bleicheli 'Stadtlounge'

St. Gallen, Switzerland

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ABOVE: A fetching Fräulein tests the Stadtlounge's public furniture.

The Stadtlounge's red surfacing flows over benches, tables, and art objects throughout the Bleicheli. (A playground-style surface is used in pedestrian areas, while car routes are paved in bright red asphalt.)


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In Switzerland, illegal parking can lead to unpleasant surprises.


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Stencilled symbols identify a bike lane in the Bleicheli.


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During the day, the Stadtlounge's lighting fixtures resemble UFOs, subcompact blimps, or giant jellybeans.


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As evening approaches, the orbs begin to glow.


The illuminated orbs aren't uniform in color, but have mottled surfaces that make a viewer think of planetoids.

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