The art we get send is getting bigger, better and more colourfull. That makes it difficult to select the FigureRuns of the week every time. But the honour of this week goes to Klas from Sweden. In the past weeks he has send us all these art works. So we decided he deserves it to […]
This saturday Sweden will host the first FigureRunning tournament in Hallstahammar. Of course we have done global competitions before, but this is the first tournament where competitors all run and the same time in the same place.
The tournament is organised by one of the first Swedish FigureRunners, Emil Berglund, and the […]
Great news. We are working on a new website. What will change? The site will be all about the art that you are running all around the world. Think of it as an online art gallery for everyone, a Youtube for GPS art.
The first steps towards this have been taken (preview below) and now […]
Such a shame that the Olympics are over again. But here are some nice artpieces to enjoy!
A few weeks ago we asked people around the world to run an Olympic themed drawing. And we received some beautiful stuff. It was very hard to choose, but in the end the jury decided to award […]
The Olympic swimmer has been spotted in France, Great Britain and Sweden!
The Dutchies are of course proud of Kromowidjojo, but Torbjörn Kjörk from Sweden writes:
I have done this Olympic Swimming logo as a tribute to one of the
greatest swedish swimmers: Therese “Tessan” Alshammar. She was one […]
The Olympics have begun!
To celebrate this we joined the Urban Olympics, organised by the NAi. Check out these nice Urban sports 🙂
Send us your olympic figures and we will feature them here at the blog.
As you know, FigureRunning is […]
In three days the Olympics finally kick off! For this special occasion we decided to draw something special in the streets of London. Actually not only the streets but also the Thames is part of the art this time!
This run was designed by @justaskdesigns. Remember him? […]
Only 10 days to go before the Olympics start taking over the city of London. Time for some fun!What?
We want to run an alternative opening to the Olympics this year. Be creative and join our project to run a big massive multiplayer art piece in the streets of London.
Eurocup 2012 is over and we will now focus on the coming Olympics in London.
To celebrate the Olympics we would love to run the symbols of the sports with you. We invite you to join this game!
What do you have to do? Get the FigureRunning […]
What is FigureRunning?
Start FigureRunning NOW!1) Choose a theme (#royal, #alphabet, #easter)
2) Think of a simple Figure matching that theme
3) Search the map of your neighbourhood for that Figure (streets/gardens)
4) Get a phone with GPS and download a running app, like Runkeeper, GeoTracker or Nike +
5) Go to the beginning of the Figure, start tracking, start running
6) Make a screenshot of your FigureRun when you're done (iPhone: hold big button below and button on top at the same time)
7) Send the figure to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet/facebook it with #figurerunning
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