The Flying Grass Carpet project is coming to Istanbul.
Designed by HUNK Design and IDEddy of the Netherlands, the award-winner Flying Grass Carpet is waiting for everyone in Besiktas Barbaros Park, Istanbul between September 20 and Nov. 7.
Istanbul is hosting Flying Grass Carpet, which is an instant park that can be unfolded in any city. Before going anywhere, the carpet will host Istanbul locals.
This way it brings a unique experience of fun and relaxation is now heading for three European Capitals of Culture: Essen, Pécs and Istanbul.
The Flying Grass Carpet is designed to look like an immense Persian rug with its pattern executed in different types of artificial grass, giving it a typical look and touch. The design consists of different parts that can be adjusted to any location. The size of the Flying Grass Carpet can be altered from 18 by 22 meters to 25 by 36 meters.
When landed in a city, the Flying Grass Carpet is ideal for all kinds of events. As with ordinary parks, people can lie down on the grass or play ball with their friends. But its attractive appearance is also perfect for special events. It’s an excellent spot to have a Frisbee tournament, a city picnic and all sorts of contests and performances.
The Flying Grass Carpet delivers a beautiful alternative for city dwellers to enjoy the city. It brings instant cosiness and a green leisure feeling to any city where it lands.
Besiktas Barbaros Park, Istanbul: Opening on September 20.
More info on www.flyinggrasscarpet.org