Active Rest. It's a bus stop, a meeting place, a place of introverted meditation or extroverted performance, an urban fort, a test of grappling finger strength. Above all, it is a prototype for a new type of urban object that can be quickly adapted, fabricated and deployed to activate a city streetscape.


As part of the Woodshed Collaborative
Doron Serban, Josh Cabot, Brynn Brothers, Chris Kelusak



Collaborators Jan-Peter Koppitz of ARUP (Engineering),
Masamichi Ikeda and Colleen Nichols of Livermore Architecture & Engineering, Inc (Engineering),
Greg Grundstrom (Fabrication Lead)

Production- AIAS_AAU Harikrishna Patel, Nathaly Morga-Oregel, Sulaiman Altuwayjiri, Shawn Seung Hung Balik, Leslie Breibar, Sikharin Chayaratana, Chris, Coates, Jj Eikevik, Dylan Ingle, Astireh Baradari, John Gabriel Castaneda, Kevin Colaco, Tommy Day, Kyle M Eilenfeldt, Jon Go, Francisco Gonzalez, Bo Han, Matthew Hartley, Brianna Henderson, Nohelly Jaime, Kristen Levin, Sam Lin, Jiale Ma, Henry Park, Sarah Nicole Peterson, Steve Reid, Ivette Rocha, Mengjie Shen, Jingyuan Shi, Tharique De Silva, Cory Skillman, Mahammad Talakey, Theodore Zimmerman
Production Eve Brothers, Narina Brothers, Braden Engel, Kerri Conlon, S.Mehdi Lavasani, Mario Mohan, Justin Mrazik, Monica Neiman-Sotomayor, Cristofer Ochoa, Nancy Sayavong, Ana V Serban, Cristian Sotomayor, Gabriela Sotomayor, Will Ward













OHLONE TERRITORY | OAKLAND CA