Innovative Urban Play Space Competition

District of Columbia Office of Planning

Funding Received: 2013
Washington, DC
Funding Period: 1 year and 5 months

The District of Columbia will hold a national design competition to seek innovative and creative art based designs for five temporary and permanent play spaces for children and adults alike in unexpected sites throughout the District.


See below for recent updates, press, and events from this project

The logo is drawn. The Playable Art DC website is up and running at . The word is getting out. Twitter is on fire,... Read More
How are decisions made about who wins and who loses the upcoming Playable Art DC competition? We’re not talking about what artist or designer is... Read More
By its very nature, a design competition must remain behind-the-scenes for a significant period of time before it “hits the streets.” There is much to... Read More
Someday in the not-too-distant future the country’s capital Washington, DC will be home to art so inviting and pure that children will want to play... Read More