traincart-studio-london

Recycled Subway Cars Turned into Studios in London

thanks to Inhabitat

Share on StumbleUpon0Pin on Pinterest0Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter0Share on Google+0Email this to someone


TAGS: , , , , , , , ,

Imagine being a starving artist in New York (x 2). 2 times more expensive rent, 2 times more expensive food (5 times shittier than any option in NY), and just about anything else you can think of, 2 times more expensive! With this in mind furniture designer Auro Foxcroft came up with some urban ingenuity.  His idea was to take abandoned subway cars, mount them on a rooftop, and use them for office space, renting space to artists for 15 pounds a week. The project, Village Underground is sure to inspire other green-minded, socially conscious artistic efforts. There are plans to expand this concept to Berlin, Lisbon, and Toronto. Now that’s some love for the arts!

Share on StumbleUpon0Pin on Pinterest0Share on Facebook0Tweet about this on Twitter0Share on Google+0Email this to someone

YOU MAY LIKE