Turner Prize-winning architecture collective Assemble discuss the radical and transformative potential of play coinciding with their commission Brickfield (18 January – 16 April 2017).
The talk will cover interest in the architecture of playgrounds and their importance within the landscape of communities.
Assemble are a collective based in London who work across the fields of art, architecture and design. They began working together in 2010 and are comprised of 18 members. Assemble’s working practice seeks to address the typical disconnection between the public and the process by which places are made. Assemble champion a working practice that is interdependent and collaborative, seeking to actively involve the public as both participant and collaborator in the on-going realisation of the work.