Finally got round to listening to this wonderful interview Gilles Peterson did with Bobby Womack. Honestly, I cannot implore you enough to do the same. Profound, funny, yet heart-wrenching at times. Here’s the extended edit.
Otro is a skateable sculpture located in Vassivière Island, France by Korean artist Koo Jeong-A. It is designed to extend skating hours past daylight by being a glow in the dark structure.
The structure, which is set against a backdrop of trees, is made of green phosphorescent concrete and is comprised of deep ovoid forms that are connected by tunnels, successfully combining a beautiful form that is also practical.