Many things shape the face of a city: buildings, bridges, parks, sculptures… even benches! That’s right, this simple form of public furniture can also add more emotion to a particular site.
Bored Panda created this list of unusual bench designs to illustrate that creativity can transform busy streets into cozy communal living rooms. Whether you’re grabbing a quick lunch, or waiting for your date, these benches will definitely brighten your day!
#Custom Curve Seats, Cadigal Green, University Of Sydney, Australia
#Seats In The Shape Of A Tulip By Tulpi Design
#El Poeta Bench By Alfredo Häberli
#Kansas City Public Library Stairs
#Soft Bench By Lucile Soufflet
#Glassconcrete Bench By Zoltan Bencze & Szovetseg’39, Pecs, Hungary
#Lungo Mare Bench
#Double Doily, New York, Ny
#Book Bench In Paris
#Benches With Big Hats, Marseille, France
#The State Of The Pulse At Rest, International Garden Show Hamburg
#Benches In Exhibition At The Sheldon Art Gallery in St. Louis, Missouri
#Tree Bench Of Tree Bench, Seattle, Usa