• Spot review
  • Landhausplatz

    Landhausplatz was for a long time a neglected space in the center of the city of Innsbruck, Austria. However, in 2011 LAAC architects redesigned the square to become one of the most interesting public spaces built in the last decade. This square is a space to overthrow traditional patterns of behavior. It creates new opportunities […]

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  • Love park

    So-called Love park (official name was JFK Plaza) in Philadelphia, was one of the most known street skateboarding spots. Skateboarding there was legal only on special occasions and now the park is facing a major reconstruction. It is planned to reopen in 2017. Original design by the city planner Edmund Bacon and architect Vicent Kling […]

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  • First skateable pool

    It was in 1939 when the first skateable swimming pool was built in Finland. Designed by world-famous architect Alvar Aalto who had no idea about skateboarding when he drew it. The first skateable pool was designed as part of the Villa Mairea which is one of Aalto´s most known architectural works. It had been completed more than […]