Bicycle swarms


Roosmarijn Vergouw measured out parking spaces in white tape around seed locations on the tarmac of Amsterdam, and lo and behold, people started parking their bikes there.

Link: Copenhagenize. Video: Youtube / Roosmarijn Vergouw.


  1. its a great ideia that could use better public spaces. i think white strips might be too visually obstructive, a gray would be better choice.

    Comment by johnybravo — January 7, 2011 @ 12:28 pm

  2. [...] their bikes inside it. The city took a leaf out of the book of design student Roosmarijn Vergouw, whom we wrote about before. (Funny, as I am googling I come across a discussion of her project at Retecool, a popular Dutch [...]

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