27 Feb '12, 4pm

Old Bathtubs Turn an Abandoned Soviet Fountain into a Public Watering Hole

Old Bathtubs Turn an Abandoned Soviet Fountain into a Public Watering Hole

The bathtubs and other materials were purchased from scrap yards to keep the project affordable. Over three months, a team of three designers cut the tubs in two an installed them, along with other tables and seating, in the square fountain. Faucets and various bathroom fixtures were installed as well to fit the theme of water; they doubled as light sources, making the fountain a great spot for night life as well.

Full article: http://www.treehugger.com/urban-design/art-pit-art-square...

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