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Pipilotti Rist, Carlos Martinez
location Sankt Gallen
function art, square
contributed by stefan_tuchila

"Swept under the carpet". These words could describe the collaboration of an artist (P.R.) with an architect (C.M.). The red polymer carpet marks a big area in the centre of St Gallen, creating "public space". This is the whole idea of the intervention: to animate and recreate urban life. The result is a continuous space, a surface that contains everything, from benches to a car. A daring way to create a public space.

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Completion 2005
Floor area/size 1000 m2
Main designer, ArtistPipilotti Rist
ArchitectCarlos Martinez
Client Raiffeisen Bank
Project ID 1315
Latitude/Longitude 47°25'19N 09°22'22E
Contributed by stefan_tuchila
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