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Swing House: A Three-Story Swing Suspended from the Ceiling of a Gutted Cincinnati Home by Mark deJong

One year ago   |   By Colossal

All images © Hailey Bollinger
From the outside, artist Mark deJong's contemporary installation, Swing House , doesn't particularly stand out from the other residences lining the street of Cincinnati's Camp Washington neighborhood. The blue 19th-century building is narrowly built, and features charming architectural details that cap its windows and roof. The interior however, is remarkably different. All three levels of the home have been completely gutted to create an open floor plan void of any interior walls or floors, with a single swing positioned at the center of the space.
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