UGent students design and build including outdoor furniture


Studenten UGent ontwerpen en bouwen inclusief buitenmeubilairAn adapted outdoor space is essential for children and students with autism. Many people know that over-stimulation is a concern, but often there is also a problem with under-stimulation, also called hypersensitivity. But how can you design an outdoor space and furniture that at the same time offers tranquillity but can also stimulate?

Students Engineer-Architect of Ghent University worked together with specialists on autism, the city of Ghent and the team of Kwadrant. Thanks to Decomo and FEBE, 3 designs were realised and are now in use.