6 August

Indoor Forts for Adults

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Indoor Forts for Adults

Need some more inspiration for how to get more play into the workplace?  Check out these indoor forts for adults as a good place to start !

8 July

Hacktivate – Battleships

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Hacktivate – Battleships

The Open Fort were proud to sponsor locally founded initiative Hacktivate which pits coders against coders in an exciting competitive format that is just as exciting for spectators.  A Premiere Digital Sport since 2012, Hacktivate events gather exceptional programming talent, showcasing it to a live audience in a highly visual, fast paced format. The theme […]

8 March

Rat Park – Revisiting a Drug Experiment

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Rat Park – Revisiting a Drug Experiment

This study perfectly highlights the positive power of creative and stimulating environments, as well as connecting with others through play.  Things we strive for in our work at The Open Fort.

18 September

Mini-golf Workshop

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Mini-golf Workshop

In preparation for an upcoming installation event in Silo Park, Auckland, we ran an exploration workshop creating models for mini-golf courses. The session involved multiple activities and facilitation towards diffuse thinking to generate ideas and followed a progression to help develop the best mindset for this. The first two activities built comfort within the group […]

10 September

Scribble Pirates

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Scribble Pirates

To celebrate the 100th Scribble event, we devised an evening event-game inside the Silo’s at Silo park, Auckland.  Over 70 participants engaged in a series of playful pirate-themed activities culminating in a group storytelling and fashion show event. Teams of participants formed pirate crews and were given specific tasks and activities to perform in each […]