Children's design is not synonymous with theme design. This genre attempts to create whimsical, fun places that encourage play. Examples include playgrounds, gyms, retail stores, and institutions such as schools and hospitals. Creating playful experiences for kids can be challenging in the face of real world logistics, but the designers and projects featured here have all managed to create places that are ingeniously functional while still fostering a sense of playfulness and wonder.
Posted on December 14, 2010
The Children's Museum of Pittsburgh recently completed renovation of its Big Red Room Cafe. The renovated cafe is designed to focus on efficiency and offers a lunch menu that emphasizes ...
Posted on December 9, 2010
Visitors to the Children's Museum of History, Science & Technology in Utica, New York have a new exhibit to explore for this year's holiday season. The museum is now home ...
Posted on December 1, 2010
The Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk recently reopened its doors. Closed for three months for renovation, on Saturday, November 20th the museum hosted a grand reopening celebration, inviting ...
Posted on November 27, 2010
Broadway Housing Communities, a nonprofit development organization, has teamed up with Harlem-born artist Faith Ringgold to create a children’s museum on the ground floor of a building with 124 affordable ...