Monthly Archives: May 2011

LAGI NYC 2012 Design Competition to be held for Freshkills Park, Staten Island

We are very pleased to announce that, in partnership with New York City’s DEPARTMENT OF PARKS & RECREATION, the 2012 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition will be held for a site within Freshkills Park (the former Fresh Kills landfill) … Continue reading

Plastikoleum Tower

(concept and renderings by Robert Ferry, Studied Impact Design) click to see larger image We designed the Plastikoleum Tower after being impressed with the idea that the Japanese inventor Akinori Ito came up with to convert plastic waste back into … Continue reading

3XN’s Piezoelectric and Solar Public Art

There is a great deal to be learned from this energy-generating pavilion at the Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, designed by the Danish architecture firm 3XN. Thin film solar and piezoelectric (electricity generated from pressure and vibration) generate the energy … Continue reading

Homeowner Fighting to Keep Solar Panels On Roof

Dr. Timothy Adams and his wife Cindy Adams are residents of the South Shore Heights neighborhood in Omaha, Nebraska. They invested $40,000 last year to install solar panels on their own roof as a way to reduce their energy costs … Continue reading

Market Day @ Masdar

We were very honored to have been invited to present LAGI at the first ever Masdar Market Day event which took place on Friday, April 29. It was our first opportunity to ride the PRT and see the completed Masdar … Continue reading