Photo: The Tournament at Trafalgar Square

The Tournament at Trafalgar Square

Luisa West, manager of the London Design Festival, walks around an art installation entitled– The Tournament at Trafalgar Square– in London, on September 18, 2009.

The Tournament is art an installation made up of 2 metre high ceramic chess pieces on a glass mosaic chess board. Many of the illustrations on the chess pieces reference iconic buildings in London. Members of the public are invited to take part in the game. The installation was designed by Spanish designer Jaime Hayon.