gas station as urban subcentre helping people to share their mobility, goods, ideas ...


the concept is working with the existing gas station adding a further element, the share-cube, which respresents the new 'sharing'services: car sharing and bike rental terminal and a digital pinboard where used goods, services companionship ... can be offered or asked for. at night the cube is a light sculpture and landmark with a changing surface. it is a projection of urban flexibility and social changes. the existing roof construction can be flooded with light rays projected by the cube. 

What name are you giving your service station concept?

connected to the total t-air concept there is an additional important urban development factor: share.

What makes your service station unique?

the social interaction services which can help to improve urban life for the surrounding living area.

Which services does your service station offer?

besides the normal gas station services (fuel, water, air, car care...) new social interaction services (digital pinboard) and ecologic services (car sharing, bike rental...)

What design style are you choosing for your service station and why?

work with existing structures (ecologic / economic) together with additional elements, which strongely improve the situation. light is an important factor for sculpturing open space in order to give it vitality and urban quality.