The Wabash Lights

Thema: Putting the Public in Public Art. Beschreibung: The Wabash Lights is a site-specific light installation on the underside of the Wabash Avenue elevated train tracks in Chicago’s loop. This proposed work of public art will incorporate over 5,000 programmable LED light tubes to transform an iconic piece of Chicago infrastructure into a canvas for … Weiterlesen

NOMADgardens

Thema: A ‘roaming’ community garden/art space. Beschreibung: Envisioned by finding beauty in the left over, NOMAD, seeks to enhance the ‘flux’ state of Mission Bay by taking advantage of the many open spaces it has to offer. Because NOMADgardens will be transportable, durable, low maintenance and designed for all to enjoy, the garden can be … Weiterlesen

Brooklyn Greenway Initiative – Making The Brooklyn Greenway a Reality

Thema: The Brooklyn Waterfront Greenway is a planned 14-mile route from Greenpoint through Sunset Park. Beschreibung: Brooklyn Greenway Initiative’s vision for the completed greenway is an off-street, landscaped route, with separate lanes for bicyclists and pedestrians. It will incorporate green infrastructure elements wherever possible and function as a commuter and recreation route for Brooklyn residents … Weiterlesen

Gensler’s new sustainable tower will be the tallest in China, Shanghai

Thema: Sustainable tower houses sky gardens and wind turbines. Beschreibung: Gensler architects have announced a sustainable tower that at 632 meters will be the tallest tower in the whole of China. The spiral-shaped tower will also be high on sustainably and environmental awareness, incorporating various ecofriendly features. Ort: Shanghai, China Web und Text-/Bildquelle: Gensler’s sustainable … Weiterlesen