Spontaneous Bar Built From Umbrellas

Spontaneous Bar Built From Umbrellas

Dutch architects built a spontaneous bar entirely from umbrellas and held a street party under it.

Naresh Kumar
  • 5 april 2010

Dutch studios DUS Architects and Studio for Unsolicited Architecture created a dome of orange colored umbrellas around a lamp post in Rotterdam city and hosted a party under it. Inspired by the domes built by the late American architect Buckminster Fuller, the Bucky Bar attracted around 300 visitors to its spontaneous street party complete with DJ and drinks, before cops came in and closed the bar.

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