As the Spanish translation to "the spinning tops”, Los Trompos takes inspiration from the fondly-remembered children’s game and takes it to new heights.
The life-sized tops are intricately woven with vibrant-colored panels in the traditional style of Mexican artisans, inviting kids (and adults) of all ages, including you, to spin, play, and more for an unforgettable time.Here for one month only, discover and explore this immersive experience before it’s too late!
The experience is here from January 31-February 28, 2023, so don’t miss out on this unforgettable experience.
Duo Héctor Esrawe (Esrawe®) and Ignacio Cadena (Cadena + Asociados Concept Design®) are celebrated designers in their own respective fields that together, established their interdisciplinary design firm E+C, based in Mexico City. Esrawe is an award-winning industrial designer known for his playful, organic works that draws inspiration from Latin American architecture and folk art. With over 20 years of experience in various disciplines, Cadena is an acclaimed designer whose creations explore the boundaries between art and science.
The Los Trompos Experience is an interactive art installation created by Mexican design studio Esrawe + Cadena. Los Trompos features eight three-dimensional spinning tops in a variety of shapes and colors, functioning as both artwork and a gathering place for guests of all ages. When guests spin the towering tops, they create a playful atmosphere — giving new meaning to the art of play!
The Los Trompos Experience will be in in The Courtyard at Shops at Merrick Park.
The Los Trompos experience is FREE! No ticket required, stop by at any time.
The Los Trompos experience will be at Shops at Merrick Park from January 31 – February 28, 2023. Stop by today, you won’t want to miss this!
Creators: Esrawe + Cadena
Owners: DTE Energy Beacon Park Foundation and The Downtown Detroit Partnership
Tour producer: Creos