Volvo, Saab and IKEA are synonymous with a Swedish vision for design that has been exported to an appreciative international audience. Much less well known on the world stage is Sweden’s playground aesthetic.
Here are a few photos to give you a taste of the fare that meets Swedish kids when they hit the playground – flickr gallery here
Photo – Charlotte Nordahl – Creative Commons – Share Alike 2.0 Generic
And then of course there’s Malmo – the city of playgrounds. We’ll visit there another post.
The aesthetic here is very accessible – fun and funky. More on Swedish design.