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Bryant Park Litter Boxes
Winner - Silver
Designer: Ignacio Ciocchini
Design Type: Product
Company / Organization / School: Bryant Park Corporation / Chelsea Improvement Company
The design detailing elements and colors were chosen to complement the park’s horticultural elements and bluestone pavers. Plain detailing on the petal castings with a fern green color coating is used for the trash units. Linear detailing, it relates to the shape of the opening for newspapers and magazines, with a lime green color coating is used for paper recycling units. And, the organic detailing, it relates to the shape of the opening for bottles and cans, with a blue color coating is used for the plastic and metals recycling units. The outer basket or petals are powder-coated aluminum castings supported together by powder coated inner-ring ductile-iron castings. The flip-up hinges and lid are made from fabricated and spun stainless steel plate.