Max Mertens installs sea of swings over a busy Luxembourg street

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        Luxembourg artist Max Mertens has <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/installations-tag/">installed</a> hundreds of <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/swings/">swings</a> above a shopping street to offer pedestrians a new experience of a familiar place (+ movie).  <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/07/17/video-max-mertens-sky-swings-installation-luxembourg-city-centre-movie/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Isabel + Helen uses brightly coloured shapes to create Constructivism-inspired swing

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        <strong><a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2015/london-design-festival-2015/">London Design Festival 2015:</a></strong> design duo Isabel + Helen is exhibiting a <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/swings/">swing</a> made from large geometric shapes as part of Chelsea 10, an alumni exhibition celebrating 10 years of Chelsea College of Arts (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/09/24/isabel-helen-constructivist-swing-installation-chelsea-10-alumni-exhibition-london-design-festival-2015/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Todd Saunders’ self-designed home is raised on stilts to cover outdoor areas

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        The <a title="Blackened wood archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/blackened-wood/">blackened timber</a> home of Norwegian architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/saunders-architecture">Todd Saunders</a> is lifted above the ground on two podiums, sheltering a patch of garden and a swing set beneath the living room (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/04/29/villa-s-saunders-architecture-house-bergen-norway-stilts-outdoor-patio/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Philippe Malouin installs swing set inside grand Milanese palazzo

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2015/milan-2015/"><strong>Milan 2015:</strong></a> visitors to a Neoclassical palazzo in Milan were invited to play on <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/swings">swings</a> created by London designer <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/philippe-malouin">Philippe Malouin</a> using solid-surface material Caesarstone (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/04/21/philippe-malouin-caesarstone-movements-swings-installation-palazzo-serbelloni-milan-2015/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Designers convert lifeguard towers into winter pavilions for Toronto’s frozen beaches

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        Lifeguard outposts along Toronto's frozen waterfront have been converted into a series of <a title="Installations archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/design/installations">installations </a>and <a title="Pavilions archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/architecture/pavilions">pavilions</a>, including a set of bright red swings and a spiky timber folly (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/03/02/winter-stations-toronto-frozen-beaches-converted-lifeguard-towers-pavilions-installations-swings/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Fiii Fun House cafe by Íris Cantante features wooden swing seats

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        Small wooden houses contain play areas and swinging furniture at this Buenos Aires <a title="Cafes archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/cafes/">cafe</a> for both adults and children by architect Íris Cantante (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/02/20/fiii-fun-house-cafe-buenos-aires-iris-cantante-wooden-swing-seats/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Philippe Malouin creates circular swing set with Caesarstone seats

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        London designer <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tagPhilippe-Malouin">Philippe Malouin</a> has used solid-surface material Caesarstone to form the seats of twelve <a title="Swings archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/swings">swings</a> arranged in a circle for an exhibition later this month. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/01/15/philippe-malouin-circular-swing-set-caesarstone-seats-interior-design-show-toronto/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Höweler + Yoon Architecture installs a glow-in-the-dark swing set in Boston

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        These glowing circular <a title="Swings archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/swings/">swings</a> have been installed by Höweler + Yoon Architecture to brighten up a patch of Boston parkland and to encourage children to play outside the confines of the <a title="Playgrounds archive on Dezeen" href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/playgrounds">playground</a> (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2014/09/25/howeler-yoon-architecture-swing-time-playground-boston-glow-in-the-dark/" class="more-link">(more...)</a>