The parklet idea has been reclaiming parking spaces and turning them into people spaces for a few years now. Here’s a collection of 11 parklets that have been completed in recent years. See them all on contemporist.
Plaza de Dali, designed by architect Francisco Mangado. Center of Madrid city. I assume illustrator and autocad were used to create design. I love this design because if the simplicity of it and the mass and void phenomena.
Created by design collective Loose Affiliates and endorsed by the City of Vancouver, the temporary landscaping project aims to address the shortage of decent public spots for urbanites to gather, relax and picnic.