Pimp my Suburb helps everyone imagine and build their city.
It is a series of playful and educational 'games' using interactive scaled physical models. Pimp my Suburb investigates and breaks through urban planning and design challenges.
The collaborative design tools promote sharing of knowledge and ideas and can be used for various purposes such as:
The models and specially devised ‘gameplay’ create a collaborative atmosphere ideal for knowledge exchange and experimental thinking, making significant contributions to communication and learning objectives in a highly effective yet enjoyable manner.
The model really helped us to engage in a meaningful way on complex planning policy.
I loved your customisable 1:200 scale model for its ability to visualise increasing housing density in suburbs. I can see lots of practical teaching, research and public engagement applications for it.