Oxford's temporary box office
[First look] Oxford Brookes architecture students build ticket booth for the centre of Oxford.
The ticket booth was designed by first year architecture students from Oxford Brookes University as part of the voluntary OB1 LIVE design & build programme for first year students run over the summer vacation. The client, Creation Theatre Company, specified a booth that could be used for ticket for evening performances and matinées throughout the months of July and August. The booth will then be used for sales of other shows by the company throughout the year.
The brief required a secure and weatherproof structure can be constructed by one person in thirty minutes.The structure is constructed using recycled timber and the text motif on the elevations serve to attract the attention of passers by.