In recent days, the prototypes of the design competition Cirtyracks line the sidewalks of New York. The opportunity for passersby to discover the in situ terminal on which they hang their bikes soon. A repertoire of forms and practices that will surely inspire many designers and architects shaping urban space.

In the district of Astor Place, passersby can indeed discover position proposals Contest finalists CityRacks. Spectators but also actors, future users are invited to give their views on the Contest website whose results will be released on October 24 2008. More than a design exhibition in vivo, this operation also aims to promote urban travel by bike in New York where many cycle paths have been created in recent months.

Discover the projects presented below:

Baronivaleriani Architetti:

Andrew Lang and Harry Dobbs:

Open Thread Design:

Federico Otero:


Next Phase Studios:

Stephan Jaklitsch Architects PC:

Ignacio Ciocchini:

Jeff Miller and Andrea Ruggiero:

For more information, visit NY City Racks.

Source: Core 77

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