Stores & Spaces (159)
Why it matters
Creating theatre and unique experiences in stores and spaces can be a powerful form of communication. With recent 3D technological advances, will we soon see 3D displays become a more frequent appearance on our high streets?
Since June 2009 the citizens of Salbke (a ward of Magdeburg, in Eastern Germany) have had their own 24hour open-air library. Locals can borrow from over 10,000 books that have been privately donated from all over the country. It all started as a temporary project, but due to its success Salbke’s citizens now minister the project by themselves.
A Girona farmer has installed a vending machine with pasteurized milk in Salt Market (Girona). His objective was to bring his product directly to the consumer without any intermediary participation.
The seller offers milk 24 hours a day at 1€/1litre (more or less the same price as a tetra brick pack sold in supermarkets).