Category Archives: Installation | Public Design

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Warren High Public Bench

Warren High School’s Advanced Placement art class undertook a six-month long “design-thinking” project that led students to create two public artworks through a collaborative, problem-solving process now used in industries including health care, software design, industrial design, and even public policy. The “Creating with Confidence: … Read More

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Flow

**Link to Reconnecting Our Water Ways Interview w/ Wil Marquez** FLOW is a motion-sensitive design installation that addresses the severity of the water pollution crisis present in today’s society through the use of music. FLOW is reminiscent of a time with plenty of musical flow: … Read More

Project Manager: Alejandra Lagunas      Intern: Antonio Sanchez

RIDE BETTER, FEEL BETTER

See Vimeo Video of Cultural Corridor Consortium (LINK HERE) As part of a six-month community engagement process, urban design team w/purpose designed and fabricated various-scaled pinwheels as a creative vehicle to spur conversation and exchange between residents, stakeholders, and the Purple Line Rapid Transit engineers. … Read More

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Bugs iN Motion

iMOCA POP UP Exhibit w/purpose imagined a temporary yet highly public outdoor installation that combines two of their offices favorite elements – light and motion. Our  studio wanted to celebrate the biodiversity of the waterway by designing a method to “illuminate” or draw attention to a … Read More

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Priceless

Priceless Houselife Project Link Wil Marquez imagines the home at 804 Eastern Avenue in an emotional mood – that is, the experience of receiving the “key” to your first home. The iconic memory displayed in commercials or when someone is surprised on prime time television … Read More

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Non-Stop

Over ten years ago the Near West side of Indianapolis presented itself as an area in early transition.  By researching its rich and diverse past, it’s clear that the phenomenon of being lost and rediscovered is very much part of the Near West narrative.  In … Read More

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INDYGO TRANSIT STOP

In 2013, w/purpose collaborated with Keep Indianapolis Beautiful, IndyGO, Arlington High School, City Departments, local utilities, developers and residents to transform an outdated transit stop in Indy’s N.E. Corridor. w/purpose designed a creative transit experience and worked to secure a Project Green Space Grant through … Read More