Hy-Fi by The Living

Thema: A temporary urban landscape for the 2014 Warm Up summer music series in MoMA PS1’s outdoor courtyard. Beschreibung: Hy-Fi opens at MoMA PS1 in Long Island City in late June. Using biological technologies combined with cutting-edge computation and engineering to create new building materials, The Living will use a new method of bio-design, resulting … Weiterlesen

Dithyrambalina – Musical Architecture in New Orleans

Thema: Creation of an evolving musical village. Beschreibung: A host of international artists, musicians and inventors are creating Dithyrambalina – a landmark village of musical, playable houses. Invented instruments embedded into the walls, ceilings, and floors of Dithyrambalina’s architecture will support boundary-breaking musical performances and inspire wonder, exploration and invention in visitors of all ages. … Weiterlesen

Institut Imaginärer Inseln / Institute of Imaginary Islands

Thema: Ort des Austauschs – Institut Imaginärer Inseln Beschreibung: Als einzigartige Orte der Isolation und Inspiration spiegeln erfundene Inseln, von Atlantis in Platons Lehrgedicht bis Thomas Morus Utopia und Daniel Defoes Klassiker der Inselliteratur Robinson Crusoe, Ideen und Vorstellungen ihrer Erfinder in gleichnishafter Form wider und bieten anschauliche Sinnbilder unterschiedlichster Lebens-und Weltentwürfe. Das Institut für … Weiterlesen

Stockholm Royal Seaport – Norra Djurgårdsstaden

Thema: A new urban district in central Stockholm Beschreibung: A new urban district – Stockholm Royal Seaport – is developing in eastern Stockholm by the Royal National Urban Park. Here, modern architecture and environmental thinking is being combined, creating a new vibrant district for sustainable living, business and recreation. A former brownfield industrial area of … Weiterlesen

Supertrees in Singapore: Giant concrete and metal ‚plants‘

Thema: Green Gardening, Housing, and Conserving Beschreibung: …the installation will house a cluster of green conservatories and inside the Supertrees plants from around the world will be displayed. The park will also become home to the Singapore Garden Festival. Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/article-2009806/Singapore-Supertrees-50-metre-manmade-trees-installed-middle-city.html#ixzz1yDrhbiN2 Ort: Singapore Web und Text-/Bildquelle: Supertrees in Singapore: Giant concrete and metal ‚plants‘ … Weiterlesen