Architectonic · Performativity · Public Space · Social/Politics

LA PRISE DE L’ÉTOILE: A Pop-Up Crosswalk To The Arc De Triomphe

La Place de L’Etoile (also known as Place Charles de Gaulle) is the most dangerous roundabout in Paris. Everyone who has ever visited the Arc de Triomphe knows what I’m talking about — the authorities kindly advise visitors to take the tunnel to the monument instead of crossing the road. Theater group X/TNT came up with a great idea to raise awareness for the issue and to provide a (temporary) solution.

Text via Pop-Up City

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