Monday, May 2, 2011

Have a Seat

In his post(Going Rogue for Urbanism)on the Utne Reader website, Will Wlizlo writes that “chairbombing is the latest subversive idea to get community members to sit around and, you know, talk to each other."

The folks in this video would have their work cut out for them if they ever came to Temple Valley. International travelers and others stopping in Japan, often complain about the country's lack of public benches. Last year the Japan Times' Edan Corkill covered Tokyo's bench gap in an insightful article entitled, Standing Up for the Right to Sit Down in Public.

Related: A Seat for Sore Eyes

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