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Modular, inflatable social furniture

Bubbleway is a modular, inflatable social furniture system conceived and designed by Rebar and curated by Justine Topfer and Amanda Sharad for Laneways 2011. Utilizing an inflatable system enclosed in a brightly colored ripstop nylon skin, Bubbleway create a fun and inviting place to relax and play. Bubbleway are made in San Francisco in by messenger bag company Timbuk2 and come in 5 different shapes and sizes. Modules can be reconfigured and adapted to support a variety of uses from chill lounge spaces to festival furniture. Bubbleway was created to enhance public space, and to support new forms of informal social interactions and play.

Date: 2011
Client: City of Sydney, Australia
Location: Sydney Art + About Festival, Sydney, Australia