CUP CITY  | 2005 | Austin, Texas
       
     
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CUP CITY  | 2005 | Austin, Texas
       
     
CUP CITY | 2005 | Austin, Texas

Cup City, a temporary interactive lounge, was constructed over the course of the 3-day Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACLFest) using 41 Rent-a-Fence panels, zip ties and approximately 25,000 pieces of garbage. The lounge walls were filled with the used bottles, cups and cans by concert-goers, many of whom spent hours arranging different patterns. Cup City engaged the festival’s stream of consumption, diverting approximately 25,000 pieces of garbage that accumulated in its ever-changing walls.

Medium: rented chain link fence panels, used water bottles and cups
Dimensions: 15’ x 40’ x 50’
Site: Austin City Limits 3-day Music Festival, Zilker Park, Austin, TX
Client(s): Austin Green Art
Budget: $5,000.00

Cup City, a temporary interactive lounge, was constructed over the course of the 3-day Austin City Limits Music Festival (ACLFest) using 41 Rent-a-Fence panels, zip ties and approximately 25,000 pieces of garbage. The lounge walls were filled with the used bottles, cups and cans by concert-goers, many of whom spent hours arranging different patterns. Cup City engaged the festival’s stream of consumption, diverting approximately 25,000 pieces of garbage that accumulated in its ever-changing walls.

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