Glow-in-the-dark skatepark by Koo Jeong-A

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By Rebekah Rhoden in New Design on Thursday 9 August 2012

Koo Jeong-A designed a concrete sculpture that also functions as a glow-in-the-dark skatepark. The skatepark, entitled ‘Otro’, features a combination of different bowls connected by a series of tunnels. This interactive artwork allows users to skate during all hours of the day and night.

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Modern skate park by Bang Architects

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By Gerry Mak in Architecture on Saturday 18 February 2012

While many cities in the United States are choosing to cut funding to after-school activities and public recreation centers, more progressive and civilized countries such as France are hiring cutting-edge firms such as Bang Architects to design state-of-the-art and beautiful skate parks for their kids.

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