DRIFT

Volkan Alkanoglu
Sculptural pedestrian bridge.
Westcreek Drive
Fort Worth, Texas, USA
Fort Worth Public Art
Steel, Spanish cedar.
8 ft x 11 ft x 58 ft
Installed 2021

Drift is a public art pedestrian bridge located in Fort Worth, Texas. Leveraging Computational Design and Digital Fabrication strategies, the project exemplifies the notion of Plug & Play Urbanism, a concept coined by Alkanoglu that imagines a new approach to city infrastructure that is more affordable, accessible, and artful.

IA Scope:
Project Management
Design Development
Fabrication
Transportation
Logistics
Installation

Contributors:
Design Development - Brownsmith Studios
Engineering - Dave Steiner CMID
Foundation - Klutz Construction
Images - Jennifer Bonner, Peter Molick