PinPin is part of group called Play without borders. In Swedish we are called ”Lekare utan gränser”, which is funnier, but the pun just doesn’t translate well into English. What we want to do is build playgrounds around the world where play is not considered as an important activity for children’s well-being. Our first project […]
Few knows why the lemmings started to provide the fishermen of the west coast with the delicious black gold. There are theories. Vague and crazy theories. Maybe in the future we will understand why this happened. This fantastic synergy between man and animal. Film with and by PinPin Studio, October 2014. The Black Gold from […]
So we are finally finished with our contribution to this years ICEHOTEL. We are very happy to be featured at Dezeen.com, The Contemporist, MocoLoco, and Treehugger among others! Please read all about it there before we get to it and write a full blog post here about the suite! Dezeen Contemporist MocoLoco Treehugger
We are very happy and proud to announce that we are going back to Jukkasjärvi and ICEHOTEL this coming winter! For the third year in a row our suggestion was one of the selected few that will become the art suites for the 2013-2014 season. Our suggestion is called ”It´s alive!” and is a Frankenstein-esque […]
During the spring, PinPin has been part of a very exiting project called Leklabb (Play Lab) together with Not Quite in Fengersfors in Dalsland, Sweden. Not Quite is a creative place and a network, where professional artists, craftsmen and designers work and are involved in different projects. You can read more about Not Quite on […]
This year in February we returned to Sapporo Snow Festival in Japan, and the annual International Snow Sculpture Contest. Together with Jens Thoms Ivarsson (Director of Design and Strategy) and Arne Bergh (Creative Director) of the ICEHOTEL we created the sculpture ”Frozen Wilderness”. The idea was to highlight the untouched nature of northern Sweden, and […]
During this winters session at the ICEHOTEL, we did not only create our Art Suite ”Beam Me Up!”, but we also did a project where we were filming a number of artist presentation movies. These movies are now online on the ICEHOTEL website, please check them out here!