Neighborhood Park Features Play Structures From 50 Countries
An urban park celebrates various nationalities and their design ethos by embedding authentic objects into the park's layout.
Nørrebro is a highly diverse neighborhood in Copenhagen, with over 50 nationalities present in the area. Superkilen is a large-scale urban park project that brings together BIG Architects, Topotek1, and Superflex featuring over 100 attractions that represent a different nationality.
From sewer drains from Israel to Japanese cherry trees and neon signs from Qatar and Russia, each item is accompanied by a plaque to show where it is from, making the park an area in which others can learn about different cultures. The object-gathering process is explained on Superflex’s website: