BIG’s New “Super Park”

COPENHAGEN

Copenhagen’s New “Super Park” Celebrates Diversity And Fun!

Superkilen is a new urban park that cuts through the heart of Copenhagen’s diverse Nørrebro neighborhood, home to more than 60 nationalities. The kilometer-long “Super Park”, which consists of three themed parts–”Red Square”, “Black Market”, and “Green Park”–is dotted with various pop artifacts and cultural mementos “sourced” from the home countries of the area’s inhabitants. Here, you’re just as likely to stumble across manhole covers from Paris and Islamic tiled fountains from Morocco as you are (ironic) neon Communist signage from Moscow and curvy benches from Brazil.

Designed in collaboration with art group Superflex andTopotek 1 architects, BIG conceived of the park as a “fusion of architecture, landscape, and art”. The team was invited by the City of Copenhagen and the Realdania Foundation to participate in the  13.4 million euro project, which is hoped will revitalize the neighborhood while forging a global identity…

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