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Digital Neuron

AUGMENTED REALITY /// For the first time in Geneva, a monumental work of augmented reality. Unveiled at the inauguration of the Centre médical Universitaire CMU 5-6, it’s an original creation [...]

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Borealis

THE NORTHERN LIGHTS ON DEMAND /// The Northern Lights experience. Anywhere and anytime. This brand new piece brings the experience of the Northern Lights to cities the world over. Time slows [...]

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Pixel-Choc Neuchâtel // 2nd edition

Pixel-Choc returns to Chocolatissimo : a participative production of well-known portraits made with chocolate squares, one pixel at a time. The finished portrai [...]

Newsletter #2 : You are entering a Creative Zone

Our second newsletter is now available here ! We send it out to let people know what we're up to and how, together, we can keep making urban living the fantast [...]

Urban Exercise Course

To celebrate Geneva's 2016 edition of No Car Day we designed a 10-step musical Urban Exercise Circuit around one of the city's most beautiful spots. The 2km wor [...]

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CinéTransat 2016

FREE OPENAIR CINEMA /// The 8th edition of CinéTransat took place from July 14 to August 21 in the Perle du Lac Park in Geneva. With CinéTransat you go from an [...]

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L'Escale

RECLAIM THE WATERFRONT /// In June 2016 Happy City Lab designed a new lakeside space for the City of Geneva : L’Escale. A participative pop-up village designed to encourage people of all walks to reclaim Geneva's (lake!) [...]

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Euro 2016: Swiss Reflections

This summer we were invited to design a piece to represent Switzerland in Paris during the Euro 2016. At the height of football fever we took the immersive Swiss Reflections to France. [...]

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Play me, I'm yours 2016

From Wednesday 8 to Tuesday 21 June 2016, 54 freely accessible pianos have be installed in the streets of 20 Grand Genève communes (Geneva canton, Nyon district, Ain). We place pianos [...]

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The 7-Room Factory

For the second year running, The Geneva International Book and Press Fair invited Happy City Lab to design a 100% interactive and participative space. The Factory is a creative zone in [...]

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In Bed With a Book

New ephemeral urban artwork: 7 beds have been spread in Lausanne around the town centre, giving books a prime spot in our daily lives. A good occasion to escape and [...]

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Exchange Boxes

ART AND SWAPS /// Generate spontaneous encounters : locals and passers-by, or colleagues sharing a building, can put any object into the box or take anything they want from it. Books, CDs, DVDs, toys, snow chains... A simple [...]

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Street Light Orchestra

SON ET LUMIERE DELIGHTS /// Imagine a philharmonic orchestra in front of you... You dream of stepping onto the stage and drifting amongst the musicians, listening to each of their instruments. The Street [...]

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Turn Me ON

MONUMENTAL TRANSFORMATION /// A twilight urban safari where passers-by press giant switches, launching monumental eyes and mouths on building façades. Ephemeral on the walls, these images live long in the imagination. As you [...]

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Genome

MONUMENTAL ARTWORK /// GENOME is composed of four parallel lines traced in the sky by high power lasers. Each laser is associated with one of the nucleotide bases A, G, C, [...]

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Luminescence

EXTRAORDINARY IMMERSION /// Luminescence proposes an urban journey to an imaginary ocean world, a way to touch the hearts and make a mark on people’s minds. Luminescence is a bridge [...]

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Secrets

MONUMENTAL EPHEMERAL INSTALLATION /// How can we create new rituals and powerful shared experiences in our cities? Memories full of emotion bringing people together regardless of origin, age or status? Secrets is a monumental ephemeral [...]

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