Tag Archives: Public Art

Ecological and Environmental Art

Grower, 2004 by Sabrina Raaf (image via loop.ph) As we are in the midst of the open call to artists for the 2012 LAGI design competition for Freshkills Park, NYC, we thought that it would be a great time to … Continue reading

The Solar Artworks Project

We’re very happy to welcome Nacho Zamora to Dubai. Nacho is a public art researcher and founder of Solar Artworks. He specializes in the study and documentation of interdisciplinary and renewable energy artwork, particularly in the public realm. He’ll be … Continue reading

Colorado Art Ranch Art+Energy Residency at Elsewhere Studios

We thought this opportunity may be of interest to some of you out there. Colorado Art Ranch has posted an Artist Residency in collaboration with Elsewhere Studios under the theme of Art + Energy. The location is Paonia, Colorado from … Continue reading

The Sonic Articulation of Sunbeams

The Sonic Articulation of Sunbeams from Ben Moren on Vimeo. The Sonic Articulation of Sunbeams is a renewable energy art installation by Daniel Dean, Ben Moren and Emily Stover. The piece was created for the 2011 Green Energy Art Garden … Continue reading

Renewable Energy Infrastructure and Public Space

The following is part of a lecture that we gave for the AIA Middle East CES Course on the topics of Sustainable Design and Regional/Urban Design & Planning. In 2008, we designed a solution for an iconic tower for Dubai … 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

Climate Art Generator

Subarquitectura Fernanco Valderrama Garre, Andres Silanes Calonge, and Calos Bañon 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: Global weather disturbances … Continue reading

The Solar Energy Field (an apparition in the desert)

Michael Jantzen 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: My design inspiration for site number two comes from a conceptual … Continue reading

Solar Flock

Katja Virta and Niko Knappe 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: The Solar Flock represents a bird flock bathing in … Continue reading

Solar Sound Field

Sage and Coombe Architects T. Kelly Wilson, Timothy Dunne, John Parker, Richard Kress, Peter Hansen, Christoph Timm, Peter Coombe, Allen Slamic, John Reed Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the … Continue reading

An Ode to the Sun

Boulos Douaihy 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: Our installation is a celebration of the sun’s “aura” on earth. … Continue reading

Egal Center

Celestino Sebastiao Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The vision is centered on integrating multi disciplinary fields knowledge to … Continue reading

Static Motion

Sherri J. Newman and Jen Earle Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: The concept for our land art generator … Continue reading

Sunset (Running On Empty)

Michal Teague and David Moore Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Sunset (running on empty) is a counter monument … Continue reading

Solar Dunes: Desert Blink

Khoury Levit Fong Robert Levit, Rodolphe el-Khoury, James Dixon, Lindsay Hochman, Khalid al Nasser, Melissa Lui Designed for Site #2 in Abu Dhabi, between Saadiyat Island and Yas Island. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition … Continue reading

NET

Sang Hoon Lee Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Recycled Plastic Woven Structure (LDPE) with Amorphous Flexible Solar Films … Continue reading

SOLARIS

Oleg Lobykin with renderings by Transparent House 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: Solaris is a sculptural art installation … Continue reading

Tetras

Ann Preston, sculptor and Roger White, architect Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: A Sculptural Artwork Using Aperiodic 3-D … Continue reading

SunRainForest

superTEX Valentine Troi, Georg Wieser, Stefan Strappler, Martin Jehart, Thoralf Krause Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: As the … Continue reading

PV DUST

George Legendre, Emanuele Mattutini, Jean-Aime Shu, and Alfonso Senatore Designed for Site #3 in Abu Dhabi, on Airport Road near Masdar City. Design Submission for the 2010 Land Art Generator Initiative Design Competition Artist’s descriptive text: Introduction PV (for Photovoltaic) … Continue reading