Completely agree. One of the reasons I don’t attend big music festivals like Coachella are for these exact reasons. This is a great idea.
We all know you couldn’t resist looking at pictures of Kanye rocking his “Lady Blouse” at last weekend’s Coachella Music Festival. Big name acts and their famous friends aside, it can be hard to see the appeal of spending a single weekend in the desert with thousands upon thousands of overserved well-off hipsters attempting to relive the 70’s (as if they were actually there).
A couple of Berlin-based architects evidently had the same sentiments when they created a design for Denmark’s Roskilde Music Festival, Copenhagen’s answer to Coachella.
Their award-winning design, cheekily titled “Why Don’t We Do It On The Stairs?”, aims to salve music-lovers’ suffering by boxing up key services and meeting spaces into the stadium seating risers themselves. Continued…Redesigning An Outdoor Music Festival, So It’s Not A Mess of Sunburns And Mud