Los Angeles based artist Stephen Glassman has this great idea to turn old Billboards into lushy gardens. The artist wants to create living cloud forests and by doing this creating some breathing space for the car-drivers . For URBANFLORA only one thing is important ” more green in the city” and this is another example… Lees meer Urban Air turns Billboards into “Living Cloud Forest”.
One of the major roads in Mexico-city ( Paseo de la Reforma ) is chosen by Coffee-giant Nestle for it’s Portal of Awareness-project. Nestle commissioned Architect Rojkind Arquitectos to make a design , a dynamic urban installation comprised of no fewer than 1,497 metal coffee cups. The main structure consist of 41 arches connected te each… Lees meer Portal of Awareness in Mexico-city.
Beirut is a concrete and pollution mayhem. Ironically, the high pollution levels are not caused by the industries that they do not have, by the crippled political system, by armed militias or by foreign interferences, but instead, it is a problem from within the populace itself, which has proven throughout the years to be uncooperative… Lees meer The Beirut Wonder Forest.
An Area of 13.090 m2 VAM Architects ceated a Garden of Senses . This public area in Castellon(Spain) has an educational and pleasure function.
Martin is building a house without money and on this video from TEDXWageningen Juul Martin on location at the Wageningen University he is explaining how !. Check out Martin’s website
An abandoned trolley Terminal below Delanceystreet,NYC dating back the 1900’s is the location for New York’s newest Urban Green Adventure. After the succes of ‘The Highline’ this is another great project and again something completely new, the Trolley Station is not the most obvious place for creating an Urban-Park. The great challenge is to create… Lees meer ‘The Lowline’ New York’s Underground Park.
Carrot City is een initiatief om Urban Agriculture en Design bij elkaar te brengen en hun kennis hierover te delen met de wereld. Carrot City toont hun designs voor Urban Farming op een soort Mood-Boards waarmee overal in de wereld expositie’s mee worden gegeven,momenteel zijn ze tot 22 juni nog te bewonderen in Amersfoort,waarover aan… Lees meer Carrot City brengt Urban Agriculture en Design samen.