Monthly Archives: January 2011

Photos from the World Future Energy Summit

A big thank you to Masdar for supporting LAGI through sponsorship of the first prize award, hosting the winning team in Abu Dhabi, and for presenting the project in such an amazing way to the world. Dr. Nawal Al Hosany, … Continue reading

Another Innovative Wind Application

NY Times – Turbine-Free Wind Power from Antfood on Vimeo. We think that there is a lot of potential for this combination of wind and piezoelectrics for public art installations. More about Professor Francis Moon’s Vibro-Wind Research Team can be … Continue reading

Lunar Cubit: First Place Award Winner

And the winner is… Lunar Cubit Robert Flottemesch, Jen DeNike, Johanna Ballhaus, and Adrian P. De Luca Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. FIRST PLACE AWARD WINNER Design Submission for the 2010 Land … Continue reading

WindNest

Trevor Lee, Clare Olsen Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Simultaneously embedded in the landscape and floating in the … Continue reading

City Trace Generator

Michal Gdak and Ewelina Gorczynska Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The history of cities is mostly hidden in … Continue reading

Sun Drops

Marcin Sikora, Rozalia Kostka, Marco Tarzia, and Andrzej Chorazyczewski Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The sea and the … Continue reading

Art Sanctuary

Mehdi Sabet, Rami Alotaibi, Sulaf Aburas Designed for Site #1 in Dubai, near Ras al Khor Wildlife Sanctuary. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: It is not enough to just ‘love nature’ … Continue reading

Solar Carpet

Futai Hiroyuki, Asai Hiroki, Murakami Chikako, Ookawa Syotarou, Sawada Kazuhiro, Fujimaki Naoki, Horie Syota, Mori Ryohei, Nakajima Yuji, Nogawa Taishi, Komatsu Kazuki, and Miyamoto Kazuyuki Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission … Continue reading

Lotus Garden

Chika Tsuchida Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Why does an artificial construction keep static? They persist in keeping … Continue reading

Fractal Generator

Tanzim Hasan Salim Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The inspiration from fractals is derived from concerns both aesthetic … Continue reading