IFO (Identified Flying Object)

"IFO is created by French artist and architect Jaques Rival. By day, IFO acts as a framing device for the daily theater of the street. While at night it becomes a luminous spectrum, re-emitting the energy it has accumulated during the day."

(Source: https://www.kingscross.co.uk/ifo

Structure: 9m high, around 6.5m in diameter 

Observations: The people walking in and out of the space are very joyful, open and childish as a result of the fun structure and the swing in the middle which people have fun on. It is ironic that the structure be shaped like a cage yet the people around walk in deliberately (of their own will) and always seem to enjoy being in it more than outside. I find this quite interesting as it creates a juxtaposition between the notion of liberty and freedom and being caged/imprisoned. 

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