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The Mirror Pond Park

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Project:  The Mirror Pond Park (Sketch Assignment) Team: Johan Ferner Ström Location: City of Järva Client: Järvastaden Description: The Mirror Pond Park is an oasis in the new cityscape in City of Järva. A green square with a clear definition of its expression. The park is defined with gentle hills in contrast to the straight walkways. The walk ways sides are separated by …

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Puckelboll USA

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Project: Interactive sculpture (ongoing project) Team Stockholm: Johan Ferner Ström, Pedro Orenes Team St. Paul: Johan Ferner Ström, Ted Kroeten/JOTP, Jay Pomeroy/AJA inc, Rachel Marcos/JE Dunn Constructions Location: 890 Cromwell Ave, St. Paul 55114 (SSA – South St. Anthony Recreation Center) Awards/Recognitions: Making space Award/Scotland: Shortlisted Siena Price/Sweden: Shortlisted. UN Habitat: The project is included in, “Public space toolkit” Exhibited: *Century of the Child: Exhibition …

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Puckelboll Sweden

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Project: Interactive sculpture Team Stockholm: Johan Ferner Ström, Dan Johansson/Lab 71, Rune Ney, Sara Heppling Trygg, Sofia Brydolf/City of Stockholm Team Malmö: Johan Ferner Ström, Anders Dahlbäck/Ramböll, Sten Göransson & Emma Johnasson/City of Malmö Photo cred: David Puig Serinyà/Glósóli Ateljé Location: Kroksbäcksparken/Malmö/Sweden Skärholmen/Stockholm/Sweden Awards/Recognitions: Making space Award/Scotland: Shortlisted Siena Price/Sweden: Shortlisted. UN Habitat: The project is included in, “Public space toolkit” Exhibited: …

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Dragon eggs

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Project: Dragon eggs Team: Johan Ferner Ström, Nyréns Architects Category: Light sculptures Location: Drakenbergsparken/Stockholm Client: City of Stockholm Description: As a complement to Ulf Sucksdorfs popular play sculpture ”The Dragon” from 1975 that is located in Drakenbergsparken/Stockholm, I sculpted 5 luminous eggs. The sculptures would act as friendly playing forms in the daytime, and offer a magical light in the evening.

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The Fruit Park

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Project: Sculptures, play scape Team: Johan Ferner Ström Location: Liljeholmen, Stockholm Client: City of Stockholm Description: As a project during the Cultural Capital year of 1998 I got the opportunity of realizing my idea of creating a playground of sculptures. This resulted in Sebastian’s Playful Fruits, or the Fruit Park™, as it is commonly called. Fourteen giant sized fruit sculptures …

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Urban Beach

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Project: Water play scape Team: Johan Ferner Ström, Joar Sörman Location: Skärholmsterassen/Stockholm Client: City of Stockholm/Jean Louis Dessalles Description: The mission’s extension was water play scape with the immediate environment as well as suggestions to its possibilities and sunscreen.” Our recommendation was that one sees the entire terrace as a unit, as far as possible. Our discussions initially revolved around two possible …