CHILDREN IN SPACE

(Experimental workshop, Madrid, Spain, 2007)

8 prefabricated cardboard houses; 8 children between 3 and 7 years; fabric, paint, plasticine, scissors, brushes…; a full morning of spatial expression.

This esperimental workshop tries to awake the spatial curiosity of young children. Each participant is given a cardboard house which they can modify freely: new openings, internal furniture, external ornaments etc. At the end each child describes his/her feelings in the new mini-dwelling, the smells, its location, the neighbours…