September 8, 2011

The Big Stone Game: OG Enzo Mari Playground


I'm not finding a lot of details about this, but holy smokes: Enzo Mari playground!

Created in 1968 in Carrara for an exhibition of stone design. A newly constructed maquette circulates for years beginning in 2000, part of Aires de Jeux, a French exhibition of artist-driven playground design.

Travertine monoliths around a slate court, which evokes the imagination-stimulating, small-town piazza where Mari and Stanley Kubrick played together as children.

Aires de jeux, la police ou les corsaires, at Le Quartier, in summer/fall 2010 []
a review of Aires de Jeux []

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