WALALA LOUNGE public installation london, uk
IFJ|May - June 2020
WALALA LOUNGE public installation london, uk
commission : camille walala

Artist and designer Camille Walala transformed South Molton Street in Mayfair, London, into an open-air living room for London Design Festival (LDF), 2019. Commissioned by Grosvenor Britain and Ireland to energize the street, Walala decided to make a positive and practical contribution to the streetscape, addressing its lack of places to sit, rest and socialize.

A few steps from the bustle of Oxford Street, South Molton is fully pedestrianized and lined with boutiques and cafés. However, despite being a sunny thoroughfare popular among both Londoners and visitors, the 200 m. street has not – until now – offered the public a place to pause.


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May - June 2020