SWALE

Thema: A floating food forest. Beschreibung: Swale, a collaborative floating food project, is dedicated to rethinking and challenging New York City’s connection to our environment. Built on a 50-foot diameter floating platform and constructed from shipping containers from the Port of NY/NJ, Swale contains a gangway entrance, walkways, and an edible forest garden. Functioning as … Weiterlesen

Thames Baths

Thema: A plan for pumping clean freshwater into a lagoon so citizens can take a dip in the river – without actually being in the river. Beschreibung: The Thames Baths Project proposes the reindroduction of swimming in the River Thames. The proposals look to re-establish an intimate and playful link between Londoners and this historic … Weiterlesen

+ Pool

Thema: The world’s first water-filtering, floating pool. Beschreibung: + POOL is designed to filter the very river that it floats in through the walls of the pool, making it possible for New Yorkers to swim in clean river water for the first time in 100 years. The layered filtration system incrementally removes bacteria and contaminants … Weiterlesen