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The Factory

CREATIVE ZONE /// The Factory is a vibrant creative zone, designed in collaboration with the Geneva International Book and Press Fair, and now in its fifth [...]




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 [...]



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 [...]



Pop-up Village

RECLAIMING PUBLIC SPACES /// A participative pop-up village designed to encourage citizens of all walks to reclaim public spaces. Playing and dancing with friends and strangers while supporting local artists [...]


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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 [...]


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Urban Rodeo

HORSEBACK FOLLIES /// Monumental work of street art, Urban Rodeo is a REAL rocking horse 4 meters high and 5 meters long that you can [...]


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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 [...]



Urban Boombox

SPONTANEOUS MUSIC /// A giant 80’s-style boombox allowing anyone to become a DJ for a few minutes or more. Passers-by plug in their own MP3 device and share [...]



Touch 'n' Dance!

DANCE GENERATOR /// Contact creates dance! Touch ’n’ Dance sees complete strangers call out to each other in the middle of the city - Hey, we need you, [...]




OPENAIR PARTICIPATIVE CINEMA /// With CinéTransat you go from an individual classic cinema situation - where you'll be told to be quiet at your first crunch of [...]


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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, [...]


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Play Me, I'm Yours

MUSICAL SITUATION /// Play Me, I'm Yours is a social and artistic project by Luke Jerram ( which we've been organising in Switzerland since 2011 under the [...]


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Life Upside Down

IMMERSIVE EXPERIENCE /// Life Upside Down invites you to explore a fake apartment, furnished and decorated like a sitcom set, wearing prism glasses that invert [...]



The Lost Piano

SHARED MUSIC ON THE EDGE OF TOWN /// The Lost Piano is a new way of pushing back the boundaries, both physical - of the city [...]

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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? [...]

Our projects



Borealis - Adelaide Fringe Festival

AUSTRALIA HOSTS THE NORTHERN LIGHTS /// A big success for Dan Acher's installation BOREALIS at the Adelaide Fringe Festival 2018 with over 500 000 visitors. “In the best possible way, there was…

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New York Pavilion @ Salon du Livre 2018

THE BIG APPLE IN GENEVA /// For the fourth year running, The Geneva International Book and Press Fair invited us to design a creative zone in which everyone can express themselves - and this time it…


CinéTransat 2018

FREE OPENAIR SCREENINGS /// The 10th edition of CinéTransat will take place from July 12 to August 19 2018 in the Perle du Lac Park in Geneva. With CinéTransat…


Play me, I'm Yours 2018

MUSICAL SITUATION /// Touring internationally since 2008, Play Me, I’m Yours is an artwork by British artist Luke Jerram. More than 1800 pianos have now been installed in…


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PARTICIPATIVE EXPLORATION /// What is the most important image on your smartphone? Nowadays, we all can shoot, work on and share our photos instantly. Over 95 millions photos…

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Teenage Suicide

THE ART OF SAVING LIVES /// It's not easy to talk about suicide. For Children Action in the week leading to World Suicide Prevention Day we created an art installation comprising of…


CinéTransat 2017

FREE OPENAIR CINEMA /// The 9th edition of CinéTransat takes place from July 13 to August 20 2017 in the Perle du Lac Park in Geneva. With CinéTransat you…


Play me, I'm yours 2017

MUSICAL SITUATION /// From Wednesday 14 to Tuesday 27 June 2017, 53 freely accessible pianos have been installed in the streets of 17 communes in Geneva canton + Nyon…


The Mansion @Salon du Livre 2017

LITERARY CREATION /// For the third year running, The Geneva International Book and Press Fair invited Happy City Lab to design a 100% interactive and participative space. The…


Immersive "Spaghetti Western" Night

IMMERSIVE CINEMA /// Come in costume and prepare for a new cinema experience. From the meeting point you will move in procession, disguised and on foot, to the…


Street Light Orchestra - Morat Light Festival

SON ET LUMIERE DELIGHTS /// The old Town of Morat (FR) is transformed from January 11 to January 22 2017 into a great Sound and Light Show. The illuminated streets,…

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